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Engelsk navneord: pool

1. pool (om genstand) an excavation that is (usually) filled with water

Mindre specifikke termerexcavation

Mere specifikke termercistern, natatorium, swimming bath, swimming pool, wading pool, water jump

2. pool (om ting) a small lake

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe pond was too small for sailing.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)pond

Mindre specifikke termerlake

Mere specifikke termerfishpond, horsepond, mere, millpond, swimming hole, water hole

3. pool (om gruppe) an organization of people or resources that can be shared

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA car pool.
A secretarial pool.
When he was first hired he was assigned to the pool.

Mindre specifikke termerorganisation, organization

Mere specifikke termertyping pool

4. pool (om gruppe) an association of companies for some definite purpose

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)consortium, syndicate

Mindre specifikke termerassociation

Mere specifikke termercartel, combine, corporate trust, trust

5. pool (om forhold) any communal combination of funds

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningEveryone contributed to the pool.

Mindre specifikke termerreserve account, reserve fund

Omfatter disse specifikke termerbet, stake, stakes, wager

6. pool (om ting) a small body of standing water (rainwater) or other liquid

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere were puddles of muddy water in the road after the rain.
The body lay in a pool of blood.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)puddle

Mindre specifikke termerbody of water, water

Mere specifikke termerbillabong, mud puddle

7. pool (om forhold) the combined stakes of the betters

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)kitty

Mindre specifikke termerbet, stake, stakes, wager

8. pool (om sted) something resembling a pool of liquid

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe stood in a pool of light.
His chair sat in a puddle of books and magazines.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)puddle

Mindre specifikke termerplace, spot, topographic point

9. pool (om handling) any of various games played on a pool table having 6 pockets

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)pocket billiards

Mindre specifikke termertable game

Mere specifikke termersnooker

Omfatter disse specifikke termerbreak, cannon, carom, masse, masse shot, miscue

Engelsk udsagnsord: pool

1. pool (om forhold) combine into a common fund

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe pooled resources.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termershare

2. pool (om konkurrence) join or form a pool of people

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termeraggroup, group

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