Definition of monopod in English:

monopod

Syllabification: mon·o·pod
Pronunciation: /ˈmänəˌpäd
 
/

noun

A one-legged support for a camera or fishing rod.
More example sentences
  • At every football game on TV, we can see dozens of sideline photographers resting their heavy telephoto lenses on a monopod.
  • Passengers scramble from cabins with an arsenal of cameras, long lenses, monopods and binoculars.
  • Yesterday, I missed her - ironically, I was too busy fiddling the monopod onto the camera.

Origin

early 19th century: via Latin from Greek monopodion, from monos 'single' + pous, pod- 'foot'.

Definition of monopod in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day deictic
Pronunciation: ˈdīktik
adjective
denoting a word whose meaning depends on context...