What does pock mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pock(verb)

    a pustule in an eruptive disease

  2. scar, mark, pock, pit(verb)

    mark with a scar

    "The skin disease scarred his face permanently"


  1. pock(Noun)

    A pus filled swelling on the surface on the skin caused by an eruptive disease.

  2. pock(Noun)

    Any pit, especially one formed as a scar

  3. pock(Verb)

    To scar or mark with pits

  4. Origin: From pocc, from puh- (compare Dutch pok, Low German Pocke).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pock(noun)

    a pustule raised on the surface of the body in variolous and vaccine diseases

  2. Origin: [OE. pokke, AS. pocc, poc; akin to D. pok, G. pocke, and perh. to E. poke a pocket. Cf. Pox.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pock

    pok, n. a small elevation of the skin containing matter, as in smallpox.—adjs. Pocked, Pock′y, infected with, or marked by, smallpox.—ns. Pock′mark, Pock′pit, the mark, pit, or scar left by a pock.—adj. Pock′pitted. [A.S. poc, a pustule; Ger. pocke, Dut. pok. The correct pl. form was pocks, erroneously pox, and treated as singular.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pock in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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