What does POD mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pod, cod, seedcase(noun)

    the vessel that contains the seeds of a plant (not the seeds themselves)

  2. pod, seedpod(noun)

    a several-seeded dehiscent fruit as e.g. of a leguminous plant

  3. pod(noun)

    a group of aquatic mammals

  4. pod, fuel pod(verb)

    a detachable container of fuel on an airplane

  5. pod(verb)

    take something out of its shell or pod

    "pod peas or beans"

  6. pod(verb)

    produce pods, of plants


  1. POd(Adjective)

    Annoyed, irritated, angry; depressed, fed up.

  2. Origin: From a special use of Etymology 1. See above.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pod(noun)

    a bag; a pouch

  2. Pod(noun)

    a capsule of plant, especially a legume; a dry dehiscent fruit. See Illust. of Angiospermous

  3. Pod(noun)

    a considerable number of animals closely clustered together; -- said of seals

  4. Pod(verb)

    to swell; to fill; also, to produce pods

  5. Origin: [See Foot.]


  1. Pod

    Pod is the debut album by the American alternative rock band The Breeders, released on the independent record label 4AD in May 1990. Engineered by Steve Albini, Pod was recorded at Palladium Studios, Edinburgh, Scotland. Steve Albini has stated that it is the one album on which he felt he got both the best sound for a band, and the best performance from a band. It has been credited by Nirvana's Kurt Cobain as being one of the most influential albums of his life. According to Cobain, "it’s an epic that will never let you forget your ex-girlfriend."

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pod

    pod, n. the covering of the seed of plants, as the pea or bean: a shoal of fishes.—v.i. to fill, as a pod: to produce pods:—pr.p. pod′ding; pa.t. and pa.p. pod′ded. [Allied to pad, anything stuffed.]

Editors Contribution

  1. pod

    A type of streamlined structure created and designed in various colors, fittings, furniture, materials, mechanisms, shapes, sizes and styles to serve a specific purpose.

    Pods are created for various purposes e.g. meeting rooms, workstations, outdoor buildings, housing etc.

  2. pod

    The cover or vessel that contains the seeds of a plant.

    Runner beans and peas are created in a pod.

  3. pod

    A group of marine mammal.

    Groups of whales and seals are called a pod.

  4. pod

    A group of marine mammal.

    Groups of whales and seals are called a pod.

  5. pod

    A group of marine mammal.

    Groups of whales and seals are called a pod.

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  1. POD

    What does POD stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the POD acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.

Anagrams for POD »

  1. dop , DOP

  2. DOP, dop


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of POD in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of POD in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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