Name Report For First Name POSEIDON:


First name POSEIDON's origin is Greek. POSEIDON means "myth name (god of the sea and ocean)". You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with POSEIDON below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of poseidon.(Brown names are of the same origin (Greek) with POSEIDON and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with POSEIDON - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming POSEIDON



NAMES RHYMING WITH POSEİDON (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 7 Letters (oseidon) - Names That Ends with oseidon:

Rhyming Names According to Last 6 Letters (seidon) - Names That Ends with seidon:

Rhyming Names According to Last 5 Letters (eidon) - Names That Ends with eidon:

Rhyming Names According to Last 4 Letters (idon) - Names That Ends with idon:

sidon spyridon raidon jaidon celidon

Rhyming Names According to Last 3 Letters (don) - Names That Ends with don:

aedon dudon celyddon glendon corydon korudon ladon laomedon sarpedon ardon beldon bredon brendon burhdon caedon condon creedon croydon don eldon feldon gordon gradon haddon hadon haydon jadon jaedon jaydon jordon lancdon langdon mardon ogdon randon shandon weldon waldon seldon lyndon landon huntingdon burdon brandon blagdon vardon odon sheldon elsdon kingdon meldon sandon seadon wildon adon jourdon bardon braddon bradon braedon braydon raydon

Rhyming Names According to Last 2 Letters (on) - Names That Ends with on:

afton carnation solon strephon cihuaton nijlon sokanon odion sion accalon hebron pendragon antton erromon gotzon txanton zorion eburacon mabon bendision alston alton benton burton carelton fenton hamilton harrison histion kenton pierson preston ralston

NAMES RHYMING WITH POSEİDON (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 7 Letters (poseido) - Names That Begins with poseido:

Rhyming Names According to First 6 Letters (poseid) - Names That Begins with poseid:

Rhyming Names According to First 5 Letters (posei) - Names That Begins with posei:

Rhyming Names According to First 4 Letters (pose) - Names That Begins with pose:

Rhyming Names According to First 3 Letters (pos) - Names That Begins with pos:

posala poston

Rhyming Names According to First 2 Letters (po) - Names That Begins with po:

podarge pol polak poldi polikwaptiwa polites poll pollock pollux polly poloma polycarp polydamas polydeuces polydorus polyeidus polyhymnia polymestor polynices polyphemus polyxena pomeroy pommelraie pommeraie ponce poni pontus poppy porfirio porfiro porrex porsche porter porteur portia portier poul powaqa powell powwaw


First Names which starts with 'pos' and ends with 'don':

First Names which starts with 'po' and ends with 'on':

First Names which starts with 'p' and ends with 'n':

padarn paden padraigin paegastun paien paiton paityn palaemon palban pallatin pallaton pan panteleimon papan parkin parkinson parlan parthalan patamon paton patten pattin patton patwin paulson paxton paxtun payden payten payton pearson pegeen pellean pelltun pemton penarddun pendaran penn penton pepin peppin perekin perkin perkinson perren perrin perryn peterson petron peyton pfeostun phaethon phalyn phaon phelan pheredin pherson philemon phlegethon pin pippin pirmin platon prestin pridwyn princeton prydwyn pulan pution pygmalion pyn

English Words Rhyming POSEIDON


ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH POSEİDON (According to last letters):

Rhyming Words According to Last 7 Letters (oseidon) - English Words That Ends with oseidon:

Rhyming Words According to Last 6 Letters (seidon) - English Words That Ends with seidon:

Rhyming Words According to Last 5 Letters (eidon) - English Words That Ends with eidon:

Rhyming Words According to Last 4 Letters (idon) - English Words That Ends with idon:

chelidonnoun (n.) The hollow at the flexure of the arm.

myrmidonnoun (n.) One of a fierce tribe or troop who accompained Achilles, their king, to the Trojan war.
 noun (n.) A soldier or a subordinate civil officer who executes cruel orders of a superior without protest or pity; -- sometimes applied to bailiffs, constables, etc.

Rhyming Words According to Last 3 Letters (don) - English Words That Ends with don:

abaddonnoun (n.) The destroyer, or angel of the bottomless pit; -- the same as Apollyon and Asmodeus.
 noun (n.) Hell; the bottomless pit.

abandonnoun (n.) A complete giving up to natural impulses; freedom from artificial constraint; careless freedom or ease.
 verb (v. t.) To cast or drive out; to banish; to expel; to reject.
 verb (v. t.) To give up absolutely; to forsake entirely ; to renounce utterly; to relinquish all connection with or concern on; to desert, as a person to whom one owes allegiance or fidelity; to quit; to surrender.
 verb (v. t.) Reflexively: To give (one's self) up without attempt at self-control; to yield (one's self) unrestrainedly; -- often in a bad sense.
 verb (v. t.) To relinquish all claim to; -- used when an insured person gives up to underwriters all claim to the property covered by a policy, which may remain after loss or damage by a peril insured against.
 verb (v.) Abandonment; relinquishment.

achilles' tendonnoun (n.) The strong tendon formed of the united tendons of the large muscles in the calf of the leg, an inserted into the bone of the heel; -- so called from the mythological account of Achilles being held by the heel when dipped in the River Styx.

acotyledonnoun (n.) A plant which has no cotyledons, as the dodder and all flowerless plants.

anodonnoun (n.) A genus of fresh-water bivalves, having no teeth at the hinge.

bandonnoun (n.) Disposal; control; license.

bombardonnoun (n.) Originally, a deep-toned instrument of the oboe or bassoon family; thence, a bass reed stop on the organ. The name bombardon is now given to a brass instrument, the lowest of the saxhorns, in tone resembling the ophicleide.

bourdonnoun (n.) A pilgrim's staff.
 noun (n.) A drone bass, as in a bagpipe, or a hurdy-gurdy. See Burden (of a song.)
 noun (n.) A kind of organ stop.

boustrophedonnoun (n.) An ancient mode of writing, in alternate directions, one line from left to right, and the next from right to left (as fields are plowed), as in early Greek and Hittite.

burdonnoun (n.) A pilgrim's staff.

calcedonnoun (n.) A foul vein, like chalcedony, in some precious stones.

celadonnoun (n.) A pale sea-green color; also, porcelain or fine pottery of this tint.

clarendonnoun (n.) A style of type having a narrow and heave face. It is made in all sizes.

cordonnoun (n.) A cord or ribbon bestowed or borne as a badge of honor; a broad ribbon, usually worn after the manner of a baldric, constituting a mark of a very high grade in an honorary order. Cf. Grand cordon.
 noun (n.) The cord worn by a Franciscan friar.
 noun (n.) The coping of the scarp wall, which projects beyong the face of the wall a few inches.
 noun (n.) A line or series of sentinels, or of military posts, inclosing or guarding any place or thing.
 noun (n.) A rich and ornamental lace or string, used to secure a mantle in some costumes of state.

corindonnoun (n.) See Corrundum.

coryphodonnoun (n.) A genus of extinct mammals from the eocene tertiary of Europe and America. Its species varied in size between the tapir and rhinoceros, and were allied to those animals, but had short, plantigrade, five-toed feet, like the elephant.

cotyledonnoun (n.) One of the patches of villi found in some forms of placenta.
 noun (n.) A leaf borne by the caulicle or radicle of an embryo; a seed leaf.

croydonnoun (n.) A kind of carriage like a gig, orig. of wicker-work.
 noun (n.) A kind of cotton sheeting; also, a calico.

decachordonnoun (n.) An ancient Greek musical instrument of ten strings, resembling the harp.
 noun (n.) Something consisting of ten parts.

dicotyledonnoun (n.) A plant whose seeds divide into two seed lobes, or cotyledons, in germinating.

diodonnoun (n.) A genus of spinose, plectognath fishes, having the teeth of each jaw united into a single beaklike plate. They are able to inflate the body by taking in air or water, and, hence, are called globefishes, swellfishes, etc. Called also porcupine fishes, and sea hedgehogs.
 noun (n.) A genus of whales.

diprotodonnoun (n.) An extinct Quaternary marsupial from Australia, about as large as the hippopotamus; -- so named because of its two large front teeth. See Illustration in Appendix.

donnoun (n.) Sir; Mr; Signior; -- a title in Spain, formerly given to noblemen and gentlemen only, but now common to all classes.
 noun (n.) A grand personage, or one making pretension to consequence; especially, the head of a college, or one of the fellows at the English universities.
 verb (v. t.) To put on; to dress in; to invest one's self with.

espadonnoun (n.) A long, heavy, two-handed and two-edged sword, formerly used by Spanish foot soldiers and by executioners.

euroclydonnoun (n.) A tempestuous northeast wind which blows in the Mediterranean. See Levanter.

fondonnoun (n.) A large copper vessel used for hot amalgamation.

formedonnoun (n.) A writ of right for a tenant in tail in case of a discontinuance of the estate tail. This writ has been abolished.

gardonnoun (n.) A European cyprinoid fish; the id.

glyptodonnoun (n.) An extinct South American quaternary mammal, allied to the armadillos. It was as large as an ox, was covered with tessellated scales, and had fluted teeth.

guerdonnoun (n.) A reward; requital; recompense; -- used in both a good and a bad sense.
 noun (n.) To give guerdon to; to reward; to be a recompense for.

hagdonnoun (n.) One of several species of sea birds of the genus Puffinus; esp., P. major, the greater shearwarter, and P. Stricklandi, the black hagdon or sooty shearwater; -- called also hagdown, haglin, and hag. See Shearwater.

hecatompedonnoun (n.) A name given to the old Parthenon at Athens, because measuring 100 Greek feet, probably in the width across the stylobate.

iguanodonnoun (n.) A genus of gigantic herbivorous dinosaurs having a birdlike pelvis and large hind legs with three-toed feet capable of supporting the entire body. Its teeth resemble those of the iguana, whence its name. Several species are known, mostly from the Wealden of England and Europe. See Illustration in Appendix.

jurdonnoun (n.) Jordan.

labyrinthodonnoun (n.) A genus of very large fossil amphibians, of the Triassic period, having bony plates on the under side of the body. It is the type of the order Labyrinthodonta. Called also Mastodonsaurus.

lardonnoun (n.) Alt. of Lardoon

leontodonnoun (n.) A genus of liguliflorous composite plants, including the fall dandelion (L. autumnale), and formerly the true dandelion; -- called also lion's tooth.

londonnoun (n.) The capital city of England.

lycoperdonnoun (n.) A genus of fungi, remarkable for the great quantity of spores, forming a fine dust, which is thrown out like smoke when the plant is compressed or burst; puffball.

mastodonnoun (n.) An extinct genus of mammals closely allied to the elephant, but having less complex molar teeth, and often a pair of lower, as well as upper, tusks, which are incisor teeth. The species were mostly larger than elephants, and their romains occur in nearly all parts of the world in deposits ranging from Miocene to late Quaternary time.

monocotyledonnoun (n.) A plant with only one cotyledon, or seed lobe.

mylodonnoun (n.) An extinct genus of large slothlike American edentates, allied to Megatherium.

oreodonnoun (n.) A genus of extinct herbivorous mammals, abundant in the Tertiary formation of the Rocky Mountains. It is more or less related to the camel, hog, and deer.

parallelopipedonnoun (n.) A parallelopiped.

polycotyledonnoun (n.) A plant that has many, or more than two, cotyledons in the seed.

pteranodonnoun (n.) A genus of American Cretaceous pterodactyls destitute of teeth. Several species are known, some of which had an expanse of wings of twenty feet or more.

randonnoun (n.) Random.
 verb (v. i.) To go or stray at random.

sindonnoun (n.) A wrapper.
 noun (n.) A small rag or pledget introduced into the hole in the cranium made by a trephine.

siredonnoun (n.) The larval form of any salamander while it still has external gills; especially, one of those which, like the axolotl (Amblystoma Mexicanum), sometimes lay eggs while in this larval state, but which under more favorable conditions lose their gills and become normal salamanders. See also Axolotl.

skaddonnoun (n.) The larva of a bee.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH POSEİDON (According to first letters):

Rhyming Words According to First 7 Letters (poseido) - Words That Begins with poseido:

Rhyming Words According to First 6 Letters (poseid) - Words That Begins with poseid:

Rhyming Words According to First 5 Letters (posei) - Words That Begins with posei:

Rhyming Words According to First 4 Letters (pose) - Words That Begins with pose:

posenoun (n.) A cold in the head; catarrh.
 adjective (a.) Standing still, with all the feet on the ground; -- said of the attitude of a lion, horse, or other beast.
 verb (v. t.) The attitude or position of a person; the position of the body or of any member of the body; especially, a position formally assumed for the sake of effect; an artificial position; as, the pose of an actor; the pose of an artist's model or of a statue.
 verb (v. t.) To place in an attitude or fixed position, for the sake of effect; to arrange the posture and drapery of (a person) in a studied manner; as, to pose a model for a picture; to pose a sitter for a portrait.
 verb (v. i.) To assume and maintain a studied attitude, with studied arrangement of drapery; to strike an attitude; to attitudinize; figuratively, to assume or affect a certain character; as, she poses as a prude.
 verb (v. t.) To interrogate; to question.
 verb (v. t.) To question with a view to puzzling; to embarrass by questioning or scrutiny; to bring to a stand.

posedadjective (a.) Firm; determined; fixed.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Pose

posernoun (n.) One who, or that which, puzzles; a difficult or inexplicable question or fact.

poseurnoun (n. fem.) Alt. of Poseuse

poseusenoun (n. fem.) A person who poses or attitudizes, esp. mentally.

Rhyming Words According to First 3 Letters (pos) - Words That Begins with pos:

posingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Pose

posiedadjective (a.) Inscribed with a posy.

positingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Posit

positionnoun (n.) The state of being posited, or placed; the manner in which anything is placed; attitude; condition; as, a firm, an inclined, or an upright position.
 noun (n.) The spot where a person or thing is placed or takes a place; site; place; station; situation; as, the position of man in creation; the fleet changed its position.
 noun (n.) Hence: The ground which any one takes in an argument or controversy; the point of view from which any one proceeds to a discussion; also, a principle laid down as the basis of reasoning; a proposition; a thesis; as, to define one's position; to appear in a false position.
 noun (n.) Relative place or standing; social or official rank; as, a person of position; hence, office; post; as, to lose one's position.
 noun (n.) A method of solving a problem by one or two suppositions; -- called also the rule of trial and error.
 verb (v. t.) To indicate the position of; to place.

positionaladjective (a.) Of or pertaining to position.

positivenoun (n.) That which is capable of being affirmed; reality.
 noun (n.) That which settles by absolute appointment.
 noun (n.) The positive degree or form.
 noun (n.) A picture in which the lights and shades correspond in position with those of the original, instead of being reversed, as in a negative.
 noun (n.) The positive plate of a voltaic or electrolytic cell.
 adjective (a.) Having a real position, existence, or energy; existing in fact; real; actual; -- opposed to negative.
 adjective (a.) Derived from an object by itself; not dependent on changing circumstances or relations; absolute; -- opposed to relative; as, the idea of beauty is not positive, but depends on the different tastes individuals.
 adjective (a.) Definitely laid down; explicitly stated; clearly expressed; -- opposed to implied; as, a positive declaration or promise.
 adjective (a.) Hence: Not admitting of any doubt, condition, qualification, or discretion; not dependent on circumstances or probabilities; not speculative; compelling assent or obedience; peremptory; indisputable; decisive; as, positive instructions; positive truth; positive proof.
 adjective (a.) Prescribed by express enactment or institution; settled by arbitrary appointment; said of laws.
 adjective (a.) Fully assured; confident; certain; sometimes, overconfident; dogmatic; overbearing; -- said of persons.
 adjective (a.) Having the power of direct action or influence; as, a positive voice in legislation.
 adjective (a.) Corresponding with the original in respect to the position of lights and shades, instead of having the lights and shades reversed; as, a positive picture.
 adjective (a.) Electro-positive.
 adjective (a.) Hence, basic; metallic; not acid; -- opposed to negative, and said of metals, bases, and basic radicals.
 adjective (a.) Designating, or pertaining to, a motion or device in which the movement derived from a driver, or the grip or hold of a restraining piece, is communicated through an unyielding intermediate piece or pieces; as, a claw clutch is a positive clutch, while a friction clutch is not.
 adjective (a.) Designating, or pertaining to, a device giving a to-and-fro motion; as, a positive dobby.
 adjective (a.) Designating a method of steering or turning in which the steering wheels move so that they describe concentric arcs in making a turn, to insure freedom from side slip or harmful resistance.

positivenessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being positive; reality; actualness; certainty; confidence; peremptoriness; dogmatism. See Positive, a.

positivismnoun (n.) A system of philosophy originated by M. Auguste Comte, which deals only with positives. It excludes from philosophy everything but the natural phenomena or properties of knowable things, together with their invariable relations of coexistence and succession, as occurring in time and space. Such relations are denominated laws, which are to be discovered by observation, experiment, and comparison. This philosophy holds all inquiry into causes, both efficient and final, to be useless and unprofitable.

positivistnoun (n.) A believer in positivism.
 adjective (a.) Relating to positivism.

positivitynoun (n.) Positiveness.

positurenoun (n.) See Posture.

posnetnoun (n.) A little basin; a porringer; a skillet.

posologicadjective (a.) Alt. of Posological

posologicaladjective (a.) Pertaining to posology.

posologynoun (n.) The science or doctrine of doses; dosology.

pospolitenoun (n.) A kind of militia in Poland, consisting of the gentry, which, in case of invasion, was summoned to the defense of the country.

possenoun (n.) See Posse comitatus.

possessingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Possess

possessionnoun (n.) The act or state of possessing, or holding as one's own.
 noun (n.) The having, holding, or detention of property in one's power or command; actual seizin or occupancy; ownership, whether rightful or wrongful.
 noun (n.) The thing possessed; that which any one occupies, owns, or controls; in the plural, property in the aggregate; wealth; dominion; as, foreign possessions.
 noun (n.) The state of being possessed or controlled, as by an evil spirit, or violent passions; madness; frenzy; as, demoniacal possession.
 verb (v. t.) To invest with property.

possessionaryadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to possession; arising from possession.

possessionernoun (n.) A possessor; a property holder.
 noun (n.) An invidious name for a member of any religious community endowed with property in lands, buildings, etc., as contrasted with mendicant friars.

possessivaladjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the possessive case; as, a possessival termination.

possessivenoun (n.) The possessive case.
 noun (n.) A possessive pronoun, or a word in the possessive case.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to possession; having or indicating possession.

possessornoun (n.) One who possesses; one who occupies, holds, owns, or controls; one who has actual participation or enjoyment, generally of that which is desirable; a proprietor.

possessoryadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to possession, either as a fact or a right; of the nature of possession; as, a possessory interest; a possessory lord.

possetnoun (n.) A beverage composed of hot milk curdled by some strong infusion, as by wine, etc., -- much in favor formerly.
 verb (v. t.) To curdle; to turn, as milk; to coagulate; as, to posset the blood.
 verb (v. t.) To treat with possets; to pamper.

possetingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Posset

possibilitynoun (n.) The quality or state of being possible; the power of happening, being, or existing.
 noun (n.) That which is possible; a contingency; a thing or event that may not happen; a contingent interest, as in real or personal estate.

possibleadjective (a.) Capable of existing or occurring, or of being conceived or thought of; able to happen; capable of being done; not contrary to the nature of things; -- sometimes used to express extreme improbability; barely able to be, or to come to pass; as, possibly he is honest, as it is possible that Judas meant no wrong.

possumnoun (n.) An opossum.

postnoun (n.) A piece of timber, metal, or other solid substance, fixed, or to be fixed, firmly in an upright position, especially when intended as a stay or support to something else; a pillar; as, a hitching post; a fence post; the posts of a house.
 noun (n.) The doorpost of a victualer's shop or inn, on which were chalked the scores of customers; hence, a score; a debt.
 noun (n.) The place at which anything is stopped, placed, or fixed; a station.
 noun (n.) A station, or one of a series of stations, established for the refreshment and accommodation of travelers on some recognized route; as, a stage or railway post.
 noun (n.) A military station; the place at which a soldier or a body of troops is stationed; also, the troops at such a station.
 noun (n.) The piece of ground to which a sentinel's walk is limited.
 noun (n.) A messenger who goes from station; an express; especially, one who is employed by the government to carry letters and parcels regularly from one place to another; a letter carrier; a postman.
 noun (n.) An established conveyance for letters from one place or station to another; especially, the governmental system in any country for carrying and distributing letters and parcels; the post office; the mail; hence, the carriage by which the mail is transported.
 noun (n.) Haste or speed, like that of a messenger or mail carrier.
 noun (n.) One who has charge of a station, especially of a postal station.
 noun (n.) A station, office, or position of service, trust, or emolument; as, the post of duty; the post of danger.
 noun (n.) A size of printing and writing paper. See the Table under Paper.
 adjective (a.) Hired to do what is wrong; suborned.
 verb (v. t.) To attach to a post, a wall, or other usual place of affixing public notices; to placard; as, to post a notice; to post playbills.
 verb (v. t.) To hold up to public blame or reproach; to advertise opprobriously; to denounce by public proclamation; as, to post one for cowardice.
 verb (v. t.) To enter (a name) on a list, as for service, promotion, or the like.
 verb (v. t.) To assign to a station; to set; to place; as, to post a sentinel.
 verb (v. t.) To carry, as an account, from the journal to the ledger; as, to post an account; to transfer, as accounts, to the ledger.
 verb (v. t.) To place in the care of the post; to mail; as, to post a letter.
 verb (v. t.) To inform; to give the news to; to make (one) acquainted with the details of a subject; -- often with up.
 verb (v. i.) To travel with post horses; figuratively, to travel in haste.
 verb (v. i.) To rise and sink in the saddle, in accordance with the motion of the horse, esp. in trotting.
 adverb (adv.) With post horses; hence, in haste; as, to travel post.
  () A pole or pillar, carved and painted with a series of totemic symbols, set up before the house of certain Indian tribes of the northwest coast of North America, esp. Indians of the Koluschan stock.

postingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Post
 noun (n.) The act of traveling post.
 noun (n.) The act of transferring an account, as from the journal to the ledger.

postableadjective (a.) Capable of being carried by, or as by, post.

postactnoun (n.) An act done afterward.

postagenoun (n.) The price established by law to be paid for the conveyance of a letter or other mailable matter by a public post.

postaladjective (a.) Belonging to the post office or mail service; as, postal arrangements; postal authorities.

postanaladjective (a.) Situated behind, or posterior to, the anus.

postaxialadjective (a.) Situated behind any transverse axis in the body of an animal; caudal; posterior; especially, behind, or on the caudal or posterior (that is, ulnar or fibular) side of, the axis of a vertebrate limb.

postboynoun (n.) One who rides post horses; a position; a courier.
 noun (n.) A boy who carries letters from the post.

postcavanoun (n.) The inferior vena cava.

postclaviclenoun (n.) A bone in the pectoral girdle of many fishes projecting backward from the clavicle.

postcommissurenoun (n.) A transverse commisure in the posterior part of the roof of the third ventricle of the brain; the posterior cerebral commisure.

postcomminionnoun (n.) The concluding portion of the communion service.
 noun (n.) A prayer or prayers which the priest says at Mass, after the ablutions.

postcornunoun (n.) The posterior horn of each lateral ventricle of the brain.

postdatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Postdate

postdatenoun (n.) A date put to a bill of exchange or other paper, later than that when it was actually made.
 adjective (a.) Made or done after the date assigned.
 verb (v. t.) To date after the real time; as, to postdate a contract, that is, to date it later than the time when it was in fact made.
 verb (v. t.) To affix a date to after the event.

postdiluvialadjective (a.) Alt. of Postdiluvian

postdiluviannoun (n.) One who lived after the flood.
 adjective (a.) Being or happening after the flood in Noah's days.

posteanoun (n.) The return of the judge before whom a cause was tried, after a verdict, of what was done in the cause, which is indorsed on the nisi prius record.

postelnoun (n.) Apostle.


English Words which starts with 'pos' and ends with 'don':

English Words which starts with 'po' and ends with 'on':

pocosonnoun (n.) Low, wooded grounds or swamps in Eastern Maryland and Virginia.

poisonnoun (n.) Any agent which, when introduced into the animal organism, is capable of producing a morbid, noxious, or deadly effect upon it; as, morphine is a deadly poison; the poison of pestilential diseases.
 noun (n.) That which taints or destroys moral purity or health; as, the poison of evil example; the poison of sin.
 noun (n.) To put poison upon or into; to infect with poison; as, to poison an arrow; to poison food or drink.
 noun (n.) To injure or kill by poison; to administer poison to.
 noun (n.) To taint; to corrupt; to vitiate; as, vice poisons happiness; slander poisoned his mind.
 verb (v. i.) To act as, or convey, a poison.

polarizationnoun (n.) The act of polarizing; the state of being polarized, or of having polarity.
 noun (n.) A peculiar affection or condition of the rays of light or heat, in consequence of which they exhibit different properties in different directions.
 noun (n.) An effect produced upon the plates of a voltaic battery, or the electrodes in an electrolytic cell, by the deposition upon them of the gases liberated by the action of the current. It is chiefly due to the hydrogen, and results in an increase of the resistance, and the setting up of an opposing electro-motive force, both of which tend materially to weaken the current of the battery, or that passing through the cell.

politzerizationnoun (n.) The act of inflating the middle ear by blowing air up the nose during the act of swallowing; -- so called from Prof. Politzer of Vienna, who first practiced it.

pollicitationnoun (n.) A voluntary engagement, or a paper containing it; a promise.
 noun (n.) A promise without mutuality; a promise which has not been accepted by the person to whom it is made.

pollutionnoun (n.) The act of polluting, or the state of being polluted (in any sense of the verb); defilement; uncleanness; impurity.
 noun (n.) The emission of semen, or sperm, at other times than in sexual intercourse.

polronnoun (n.) See Pauldron.

poltroonnoun (n.) An arrant coward; a dastard; a craven; a mean-spirited wretch.
 adjective (a.) Base; vile; contemptible; cowardly.

polyacronnoun (n.) A solid having many summits or angular points; a polyhedron.

polyedronnoun (n.) See Polyhedron.

polygonnoun (n.) A plane figure having many angles, and consequently many sides; esp., one whose perimeter consists of more than four sides; any figure having many angles.

polyhedronnoun (n.) A body or solid contained by many sides or planes.
 noun (n.) A polyscope, or multiplying glass.

polymerizationnoun (n.) The act or process of changing to a polymeric form; the condition resulting from such change.

polyoptronnoun (n.) Alt. of Polyoptrum

polyptotonnoun (n.) A figure by which a word is repeated in different forms, cases, numbers, genders, etc., as in Tennyson's line, -- "My own heart's heart, and ownest own, farewell."

polysyndetonnoun (n.) A figure by which the conjunction is often repeated, as in the sentence, "We have ships and men and money and stores." Opposed to asyndeton.

polyzoonnoun (n.) One of the individual zooids forming the compound organism of a polyzoan.

pommelionnoun (n.) The cascabel, or hindmost knob, of a cannon.

pompillionnoun (n.) An ointment or pomatum made of black poplar buds.

pompionnoun (n.) See Pumpion.

pompoleonnoun (n.) See Pompelmous.

pomponnoun (n.) Any trifling ornament for a woman's dress or bonnet.
 noun (n.) A tuft or ball of wool, or the like, sometimes worn by soldiers on the front of the hat, instead of a feather.
 noun (n.) A hardy garden chrysanthemum having buttonlike heads of flowers.
 noun (n.) Any of several dwarf varieties of the Provence rose.

ponderationnoun (n.) The act of weighing.

pontonnoun (n.) See Pontoon.

pontoonnoun (n.) A wooden flat-bottomed boat, a metallic cylinder, or a frame covered with canvas, India rubber, etc., forming a portable float, used in building bridges quickly for the passage of troops.
 noun (n.) A low, flat vessel, resembling a barge, furnished with cranes, capstans, and other machinery, used in careening ships, raising weights, drawing piles, etc., chiefly in the Mediterranean; a lighter.

poonnoun (n.) A name for several East Indian, or their wood, used for the masts and spars of vessels, as Calophyllum angustifolium, C. inophullum, and Sterculia foetida; -- called also peon.

popularizationnoun (n.) The act of making popular, or of introducing among the people.

populationnoun (n.) The act or process of populating; multiplication of inhabitants.
 noun (n.) The whole number of people, or inhabitants, in a country, or portion of a country; as, a population of ten millions.

porphyrizationnoun (n.) The act of porphyrizing, or the state of being porphyrized.

porrectionnoun (n.) The act of stretching forth.

portcrayonnoun (n.) A metallic handle with a clasp for holding a crayon.

portensionnoun (n.) The act of foreshowing; foreboding.

portionnoun (n.) That which is divided off or separated, as a part from a whole; a separated part of anything.
 noun (n.) A part considered by itself, though not actually cut off or separated from the whole.
 noun (n.) A part assigned; allotment; share; fate.
 noun (n.) The part of an estate given to a child or heir, or descending to him by law, and distributed to him in the settlement of the estate; an inheritance.
 noun (n.) A wife's fortune; a dowry.
 verb (v. t.) To separate or divide into portions or shares; to parcel; to distribute.
 verb (v. t.) To endow with a portion or inheritance.

postencephalonnoun (n.) The metencephalon.

postilionnoun (n.) One who rides and guides the first pair of horses of a coach or post chaise; also, one who rides one of the horses when one pair only is used.

postillationnoun (n.) The act of postillating; exposition of Scripture in preaching.

postpositionnoun (n.) The act of placing after, or the state of being placed after.
 noun (n.) A word or particle placed after, or at the end of, another word; -- distinguished from preposition.

postulationnoun (n.) The act of postulating, or that which is postulated; assumption; solicitation; suit; cause.

potationnoun (n.) The act of drinking.
 noun (n.) A draught.
 noun (n.) Drink; beverage.

potionnoun (n.) A draught; a dose; usually, a draught or dose of a liquid medicine.
 verb (v. t.) To drug.

pouldronnoun (n.) See Pauldron.

poupetonnoun (n.) A puppet, or little baby.

powldronnoun (n.) Same as Pauldron.