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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.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. pod

    A company of seals or sea-elephants.

Editors Contribution

  1. pod

    A group of marine mammal.

    Groups of whales and seals are called a pod.

    Submitted by MC Harmonious on October 13, 2016  
  2. 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.

    Submitted by MC Harmonious on October 13, 2016  
  3. pod

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

    Runner beans and peas are created in a pod.

    Submitted by MC Harmonious on October 13, 2016  

Suggested Resources

  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

How to pronounce pod?

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How to say pod in sign language?

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  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

Examples of pod in a Sentence

  1. Ashlee Peers:

    My first thought was for Faith— she wasn’t even 6 months old, she needed her daddy. The pair of them were like two peas in a pod. He doted on Faith, and she adored him in return.

  2. Jim Benvie:

    They put him in a pod cell with a group of people, and they had just got done watching the article about the ACLU writing about him being racist, and as a result of that he was attacked.

  3. Sheriff Laurie Smith:

    It looks like one inmate brushed up against another and then the fight was on with fists, you can see a lot of fist fighting going on in the video. The inmates are spread throughout the pod.

  4. Franklin D. Roosevelt:

    An election cannot give a country a firm sense of direction if it has two or more national parties which merely have different names, but are as alike in their principals and aims as two peas in the same pod.

  5. Rob Hughes:

    We were out on a trip on Thursday morning and we were observing this pod and saw they had a very young calf with them, it couldnt be more than 24 hours old, you can tell because of the size and it was still a bit wrinkly. We [had] been following the pod the day before and they didnt have the calf with them then so we knew it was a newborn.

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