Synonyms for pool

Synonyms for (noun) pool

Synonyms: pocket billiards, pool

Definition: any of various games played on a pool table having 6 pockets

Similar words: table game

Definition: a game that is played on a table

Synonyms: pool

Definition: an excavation that is (usually) filled with water

Similar words: excavation

Definition: a hole in the ground made by excavating

Synonyms: pool, syndicate, consortium

Definition: an association of companies for some definite purpose

Similar words: association

Definition: a formal organization of people or groups of people

Usage: he joined the Modern Language Association

Synonyms: pool

Definition: an organization of people or resources that can be shared

Usage: a car pool; a secretarial pool; when he was first hired he was assigned to the pool

Similar words: organisation, organization

Definition: a group of people who work together

Synonyms: puddle, pool

Definition: something resembling a pool of liquid

Usage: he stood in a pool of light; his chair sat in a puddle of books and magazines

Similar words: topographic point, spot, place

Definition: a point located with respect to surface features of some region

Usage: this is a nice place for a picnic; a bright spot on a planet

Synonyms: pond, pool

Definition: a small lake

Usage: the pond was too small for sailing

Similar words: lake

Definition: a body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land

Synonyms: pool, puddle

Definition: a small body of standing water (rainwater) or other liquid

Usage: there were puddles of muddy water in the road after the rain; the body lay in a pool of blood

Similar words: body of water, water

Definition: the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean)

Usage: they invaded our territorial waters; they were sitting by the water's edge

Synonyms: pool, kitty

Definition: the combined stakes of the betters

Similar words: stake, stakes, bet, wager

Definition: the money risked on a gamble

Synonyms: pool

Definition: any communal combination of funds

Usage: everyone contributed to the pool

Similar words: reserve account, reserve fund

Definition: funds taken out of earnings to provide for anticipated future payments

Synonyms for (verb) pool

Synonyms: pool

Definition: join or form a pool of people

Similar words: group, aggroup

Definition: form a group or group together

Synonyms: pool

Definition: combine into a common fund

Usage: We pooled resources

Similar words: share

Definition: use jointly or in common

Visual thesaurus for pool