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poinsettia a plant native to Mexico and Central America that has small yellow flowers surrounded by large red, white, or pink leaves that look like flower petals.
point the sharp end of something. [13 definitions]
pointed having an end that narrows to a point.
pointer a device, such as a stick or laser, used to show points on a map or other display. [4 definitions]
point of view a way of thinking about or looking at something.
pointy having a relatively sharp point.
poise the ability to act in a calm and confident manner. [4 definitions]
poison a substance that can kill or seriously harm living beings if it is swallowed, breathed, or otherwise taken in. [5 definitions]
poison ivy a North American plant with shiny leaves in groups of three and white berries. If it touches the skin, poison ivy can cause an itchy rash. [2 definitions]
poisonous filled with or containing poison. [3 definitions]
poke to push or jab with a thin or sharp object. [6 definitions]
poke fun at to tease.
poker1 a pointed metal rod for stirring up a fire.
poker2 a card game in which players bet on the value of the cards in their hands.
Poland a country in central Europe. Warsaw is the capital of Poland.
polar of or having to do with the North Pole or South Pole of the earth.
polar bear a large bear with thick white fur that lives in arctic areas.
Polaris a bright star in the constellation Ursa Minor; North Star.
Pole a person who was born in or is a citizen of Poland.
pole1 a long, round post or rod made of metal, wood, or some other material.
pole2 either end of a planet's, moon's, or star's axis. [2 definitions]