Definitions for poipɔɪ, ˈpoʊ i

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word poi

Princeton's WordNet

  1. poi(noun)

    Hawaiian dish of taro root pounded to a paste and often allowed to ferment

Wiktionary

  1. poi(Noun)

    A national food of the Hawaiians, made by baking and pounding the kalo (or taro) root, and reducing it to a thin paste, which is allowed to ferment.

  2. poi(Noun)

    A creamy Samoan dessert of ripe bananas mashed with coconut cream.

  3. poi(Noun)

    A pair of roughly arm-length chains with loop handles attached to one end and bundle of wicking material on the other used in fire dancing (fire spinning). Poi used for practice may also consist of a fabric streamer with a light weight, such as a beanbag, at the leading edge.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Poi(noun)

    a national food of the Hawaiians, made by baking and pounding the kalo (or taro) root, and reducing it to a thin paste, which is allowed to ferment

Freebase

  1. Poi

    Poi is a 2006 Tamil film, directed by K. Balachander.

Anagrams of poi »

  1. IPO, PIO

  2. PIO

  3. IPO


Translations for poi

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for poi »

Translation

Find a translation for the poi definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these poi definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"poi." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 29 May 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/poi>.

Are we missing a good definition for poi? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for poi:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.