Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - Placing private property in the custody of an officer of the law; A fee charged for the recovery of animals from a shelter; A charge based on weight

Usage examples (32)
  • If the poundage is at least 60/65 you should be fine till you get your finances back together.
  • I would go to an archery shop nearby and shoot several bows and get a feel of what poundage is comfortable.
  • J. IRWIN: The growers deal with a lot of the poundage, which is where the dollars are.
  • JASON IRWIN: The growers deal with a lot of the poundage which is where the dollars are. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.