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pool1 US English

A small area of still water, typically one formed naturally

pool2 US English

A supply of vehicles or goods available for use when needed

pool1 US Thesaurus

pools of water

pool2 US Thesaurus

a pool of skilled labor

dark pool US English

A private securities exchange in which investors, typically large financial institutions, are able to make trades anonymously

gene pool US English

The stock of different genes in an interbreeding population

lap pool US English

A swimming pool specially designed or designated for swimming laps

moon pool US English

A shaft through the bottom of a drilling ship, oil rig, etc., for lowering and raising equipment into or from the water

rock pool US English

A pool of water among rocks, typically along a shoreline

blind pool US English

A company that sells stock without specifying how invested money will be spent

dirty pool US English

Dishonest, unfair, or unsportsmanlike conduct

plunge pool US English

A deep basin excavated at the foot of a waterfall by the action of the falling water

wading pool US English

A shallow artificial pool for children to paddle in

birthing pool US English

A large bath in which a woman may give birth

football pool US English

A form of gambling on the results of football games, the winners receiving amounts accumulated from entry money

infinity pool US English

A swimming pool whose positioning gives the impression that it merges into the ocean or other surrounding landscape

paddling pool US English

British term for wading pool.

straight pool US English

A form of pool in which the players specify the ball they plan to pocket and which pocket the ball will drop into before taking a shot

swimming pool US English

An artificial pool for swimming in

swimming pool US Thesaurus

an indoor swimming pool

carpool US English

An arrangement between people to make a regular journey in a single vehicle, typically with each person taking turns to drive the others

poolroom US English

A commercial establishment where pool or billiard games are played

poolside US English

The area adjoining a swimming pool

eight ball US English

A game of pool in which one side must pocket all of the striped or solid balls and finally the eight ball to win