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pow 1

Syllabification: pow

exclamation

Expressing the sound of a blow or explosion: Pow! Bombs went off on six beaches at once
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  • They get these snails over there and they just - pow!
  • You roll the egg rolls into the lettuce, add whatever suits your fancy, and dip the whole shebang into a bowl of light, sweet dressing - pow!
  • I went into this little shop, made my way to the back, and then she looked up at me and smiled… pow!

Origin

Late 19th century (originally US): imitative.

Words that rhyme with pow

allow, avow, Bilbao, Bissau, bough, bow, bow-wow, brow, cacao, chow, ciao, cow, dhow, Dow, endow, Foochow, Frau, Hangzhou, Hough, how, Howe, kowtow, Lao, Liao, Macao, Macau, miaow, Mindanao, mow, now, ow, Palau, plough (US plow), prow, row, scow, Slough, sough, sow, Tao, thou, vow, wow, Yangshao

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pow 2 Syllabification: pow

noun

informal, chiefly Skiing
Short for powder (sense 2 of the noun). skiing through fresh pow in really cold conditions is my favorite time on the mountain
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  • You'll need the rest after skiing 2,000 vertical feet of tight trees and pow.
  • In the soft and cut-up pow, they skied well, but again were a little squirrelly as the tips and tails got pushed around a bit.
  • After a good night's snowfall, you can see dozens of tiny figures trudging up to the snow-peaks, skis on their backs, for that ultimate thrill of untracked 'pow'.

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POW 3 Syllabification: POW
Pronunciation: /ˌpēōˈdəblyo͞o/

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