Definition of POLE

  1. (verb)propel with a pole
  2. (verb)support on poles
  3. (verb)deoxidize molten metals by stirring them with a wooden pole
  4. (noun)a long (usually round) rod of wood or metal or plastic
  5. (noun)one of two divergent or mutually exclusive opinions
  6. (noun)a linear measure of 16.5 feet
  7. (noun)a square rod of land
  8. (noun)one of two points of intersection of the Earth's axis and the celestial sphere
  9. (noun)one of two antipodal points where the Earth's axis of rotation intersects the Earth's surface
  10. (noun)a contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves
  11. (noun)a long fiberglass sports implement used for pole vaulting
  12. (noun)one of the two ends of a magnet where the magnetism seems to be concentrated