Synonyms of pole in English

: pole1pole2

pole1


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noun

1‘the notice was pinned on a wooden pole’

SYNONYMS

post, pillar, stanchion, standard, paling, pale, stake, stick, picket, palisade, support, prop, batten, mast, bar, shaft, rail, rod, beam, spar, crosspiece, upright, vertical

staff, stave, cane, spike, baton, truncheon


Synonyms of pole in English

: pole1pole2

pole2


See definition of pole

noun

1‘our points of view are at opposite poles’

SYNONYMS

extremity, extreme, limit

rare antipode


Phrases

    up the pole

      ‘a disgusted England fan went up the pole when Portugal beat them’

      SYNONYMS

      mad, crazy, insane, out of one's mind, deranged, demented, distracted

      mental, off one's head, out of one's head, off one's nut, nutty, off one's rocker, round the bend, raving mad, stark raving mad, stark staring mad, bats, batty, bonkers, bananas, loco

      British

      barmy, crackers, round the twist

      North American

      buggy, nutsy, nutso

    poles apart

      ‘our views are poles apart’

      SYNONYMS

      completely different, as different as they could be, widely separated, directly opposed, antithetical, incompatible, irreconcilable, miles apart, worlds apart, at opposite extremes, at opposite poles, like night and day

      British

      like chalk and cheese

      rare

      antipodal