There are 2 definitions of POW in English:

POW

Syllabification: POW

abbreviation

  • Prisoner of war.

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There are 2 definitions of POW in English:

pow

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.

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