Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. poll

noun. ['ˈpoʊl'] an inquiry into public opinion conducted by interviewing a random sample of people.

Synonyms

  • exit poll
  • research
  • inquiry
  • enquiry
  • public opinion poll
  • opinion poll
  • straw vote
  • canvass

Antonyms

  • informal
  • detach
  • unclip
  • foot

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

Featured Games

Words that Rhyme with Poll

  • self-control
  • rock-and-roll
  • decontrol
  • rock'n'roll
  • espanol
  • control
  • pistole
  • patrol
  • mcdole
  • extol
  • console
  • stroll
  • strole
  • strohl
  • scroll
  • pajole
  • nicolle
  • nicole
  • mccoll
  • mccole
  • madole
  • enroll
  • devaul
  • cajole
  • abrol
  • viole
  • troll
  • stoll
  • stole
  • stol

How do you pronounce poll?

Pronounce poll as poʊl.

US - How to pronounce poll in American English

UK - How to pronounce poll in British English

Example sentences of the word poll


1. Noun, singular or mass
The larger the number, the more room there is for the poll to have error.

2. poll

verb. ['ˈpoʊl'] get the opinions (of people) by asking specific questions.

Synonyms

  • circularize
  • survey
  • canvas
  • canvass

Antonyms

  • differ
  • disagree
  • fall back
  • unearned run

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. poll

noun. ['ˈpoʊl'] the part of the head between the ears.

Synonyms

  • cow
  • Equus caballus
  • upper side
  • moo-cow
  • top side
  • top
  • upside

Antonyms

  • fancy
  • starve
  • underdress
  • undress

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. poll

noun. ['ˈpoʊl'] the top of the head.

Synonyms

  • upper side
  • top side
  • crown
  • tonsure
  • top
  • upside
  • pate

Antonyms

  • stay
  • dress up
  • dress down
  • uglify

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. poll

verb. ['ˈpoʊl'] get the votes of.

Synonyms

  • acquire

Antonyms

  • mistrust
  • distrust

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. poll

verb. ['ˈpoʊl'] vote in an election at a polling station.

Antonyms

  • noblewoman

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. poll

noun. ['ˈpoʊl'] a tame parrot.

Synonyms

  • poll parrot

Antonyms

  • unbalance
  • fat

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. poll

noun. ['ˈpoʊl'] the counting of votes (as in an election).

Synonyms

  • count
  • reckoning
  • counting
  • numeration
  • enumeration

Antonyms

  • thicken
  • inflate
  • deflate
  • increase

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. poll

verb. ['ˈpoʊl'] convert into a pollard.

Synonyms

  • crop
  • lop
  • snip
  • pollard
  • dress
  • cut back
  • prune
  • clip

Antonyms

  • side
  • bottom
  • low
  • divest

Etymology

  • pol (Middle English (1100-1500))
Synonym.com