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Pond appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):

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The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun pond:


Pond is sometimes a misspelling of pound.

The word pond is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the noun pond

What does pond mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: ponds

  1. a small lake
    • example: the pond was too small for sailing
    • lexical domain: Natural Objects - nouns denoting natural objects (not man-made)
    • synonym of pond: pool
    • more generic word: lake = a body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land
    • more specific terms:
      • fishpond = a freshwater pond with fish
      • horsepond = a pond for watering horses
      • mere = a small pond of standing water
      • millpond = a pond formed by damming a stream to provide a head of water to turn a mill wheel
      • swimming hole = a small body of water (usually in a creek) that is deep enough to use for swimming
      • water hole = a natural hole or hollow containing water

Alternative definition of the noun pond


  1. An inland body of standing water, either natural or man-made, that is smaller than a lake.
  2. [colloquial] The Atlantic Ocean. Especially in across the pond.


  1. Pond is a psychedelic rock band from Perth, Western Australia, which formed in 2008. Featuring an ever-changing line-up, the current line up is Nick Allbrook, Jay Watson, Joseph Ryan, Jamie Terry, and Julien Barbagallo.
  2. Pond was a band from Portland, Oregon. They formed in 1991 and broke up in 1998. They were signed to Sub Pop and the Work Group records sub-label of Sony Records.

There are other groups with in their name, like Koi pond, LSD Pond, Eleven Pond, Matt Pond Pa, Ashley Pond Band.


  1. "Pond" is a musical album of Pond.
    • released on (22 years ago)
  2. "Pond" is a musical album of Tod Dockstader & David Lee Myers.
    • released in (11 years ago)
  3. "Pond" is a musical album of Robert Davies.
    • released on (4 years ago)
  4. "Pond" is a musical single of Lawrence.
    • released in (8 years ago)
  5. "Pond" is a musical album of John Hudak.
    • released in (17 years ago)


"pOnd" is a video game.

  • developer: Peanut Gallery
  • genres: Action game, Simulation video game
  • publisher: Peanut Gallery
  • released on (4 years ago)


Pond is a fictional character from the 2012 film 3 A.M. 3D.


Pond a.k.a. Pond, California: Pond is an unincorporated community in Kern County, California, United States. It is located 8.5 miles north of Wasco, at an elevation of 282 feet.


  1. Pond: A pond is a body of standing water, either natural or man-made, that is usually smaller than a lake. They may arise naturally in floodplains as part of a river system, or they may be somewhat isolated depressions. Usually they contain shallow water with marsh and aquatic plants and animals. A few animals also make their home in ponds, including both alligators and beavers. The type of life in a pond is generally determined by a combination of factors including water level regime and nutrient levels, but other factors may also be important, including presence or absence of shading by trees, presence or absence of streams, effects of grazing animals, and salinity.
    • also known as Ponds, Freshwater pond, Fresh water pond
  2. The pond was a currency unit issued in the Orange Free State and the South African Republic. It was prepared for, but not issued, in New Griqualand.

Phrases with Pond

Phrases starting with the word Pond:

  1. Pond Bat
  2. pond lily
  3. pond pine
  4. pond scum
  5. Pond Weed
  6. Pond-Lily
  7. pond apple
  8. pond smelt
  9. Pond Bogmat
  10. Pond hockey
  11. Pond Turtle
  12. pond-skater
  13. pond cypress
  14. Pond Damsels
  15. Pond Turtles
  16. Pond Damselfly
  17. Pond Flatsedge
  18. Pond Lovegrass

Phrases ending with the word Pond:

  1. The Pond
  2. Sliding Pond

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Pond

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Google previewHistory of Clinton County, Ohio (1915)

Its People, Industries, and Institutions, with Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families

Pond is an enterprising and successful young farmer of Union township, Clinton county, Ohio, who was born on March...

Pond is the son of William and Mary (Lieurance) Pond, the former of whom was born on June 2, 1812, ...


Assawamsett Pond is the largest collection of water in Massachusetts. Its length, from north to south, is about six...

Google previewLake Casitas Resource Management Plan (2010)

Environmental Impact Statement

Selby Pond is a 2-acre human-made pond approximately 20 feet deep located just downstream of the LPNF boundary.

The North Pond is an isolated 1-acre human-made pond located within the Santa Ana Creek watershed near the LPNF ...

Google previewLegacy Parkway Project, Construction from I-215 at 2100 North in Salt Lake City to I-15 and US 89 Near Farmington (2000)

Environmental Impact Statement

Bountiful City Pond The Bountiful City Pond is a l7-hectare (43-acre) site southwest of the Bountiful Sanitary Landfill, owned and managed by the City of Bountiful. It lies on the eastern one-half of a larger 34-hectare (83-acre) parcel south ...

Google previewBest Tent Camping: New York State (2013)

Your Car-Camping Guide to Scenic Beauty, the Sounds of Nature, and an Escape from Civilization by Catharine Starmer, Aaron Starmer, Timothy Starmer

More than 20 miles north of Lake Placid and less than 50 miles south of Quebec, Buck Pond is a truly remote campground and one of our favorites in the Adirondacks. Visitors to the region, including many Canadians, do not come here to find ...

Google previewBirdwatching in New York City and on Long Island (2016)

by Deborah Rivel, Kellye Rosenheim

Once you are finished at Grant Park, make your next stop Willow Pond. Willow Pond is a peaceful and beautiful little-known pond that can have a lot of waterfowl. Park on tiny Everit Avenue ...

Google previewIntegrated Agriculture-Aquaculture in South China (1988)

The Dike-Pond System of the Zhujiang Delta by Kenneth Ruddle, Gongfu Zhong

The pond is the focus of the close energy and materials cycles that characterize the Zhujiang Delta dike-pond system (vide infra Chapter 4). Apart from a few specialized instances of eel culture and initial experiments with Indian carps, together ...

Google previewKeepers of the Animals (1991)

Native American Stories and Wildlife Activities for Children by Michael J. Caduto, Joseph Bruchac

Turtle's pond is the home or habitat...

Turtle's pond is a microcosm of the entire living Earth. Those plants that give Turtle a place to sun himself provide more than just habitat.

Google previewBirdwatching in New Hampshire (2013)

by Eric A. Masterson

Cherry Pond is the larger and more accessible of the two ponds. It can be reached by an excellent, though occasionally wet, 1.5-mile trail that leads directly from a trailhead on Airport Road to Waumbek ]unction. Biking is allowed, but ...

Google previewThis Land (2006)

A Guide to Eastern National Forests by Robert H. Mohlenbrock

Ocean Pond is a shallow, natural, 1,700-acre lake around which grow large bald cypress trees heavily draped with...

Also around Ocean Pond is The Landing, which is a group camping area available by reservation only, and Hog Pen ...

Google previewThe Carlisle Arrow (1912)

Our skating pond is an artificial one, and, for that reason, perhaps, it has a charm forme which no other spot on the Carlisle grounds possesses.

Google previewAs If The Earth Matters, Recommitting to Environmental Education (2015)

by Thom Henley , Kenny Peavy

Population Pond is a simple exercise that helps ...

Google previewClouds Thick, Whereabouts Unknown (2010)

Poems by Zen Monks of China

The shining jade pond is a combination metaphor: as the Awakening of Faith has it, still water is the enlightened mind, revealed when the wind (of ignorance) dies and the waves (modes of mind) cease (compare also the ceasing of the ...

Google previewDetritus and Microbial Ecology in Aquaculture (1987)

Proceedings of the Conference on Detrital Systems for Aquaculture, 26-31 August 1985, Bellagio, Como, Italy by D. J. W. Moriarty

By comparison, the pond is a closed system. In the rumen, because of the short turnover time, bacteria with long generation times, like the methanogenic bacteria which utilize acetate, do not have time to grow. So acetate cannot be broken ...

Google previewGazetteer of the United states of America (1854)

by John Hayward

Wenham or Enon Pond is a beautiful sheet of water, of irregular form, comprising an area of about a mile square, and...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Aquarium & Pond Fish (2008)

by David Alderton

PREFORMED POND UNITS Take measurements to check the depth at several points across the hole Creating a pond using a preformed unit is relatively straightforward. For a successful and lasting result, however, make sure the site is well ...

Google previewDictionary of American-Indian place and proper names in New England (1909)

with many interpretations, etc by Robert Alexander Douglas-Lithgow

Pausacaca Pond, same as Pascachuco, q. v. Vide Pansacaco. Paussachuco Pond, same as Pascachuco. Pautuckquitt fields. Pautuckqut, 1638, near Providence.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Forms and Precedents for Pleading and Practice, at Common Law, in Equity, and Under the Various Codes and Practice Acts (1904)

by William Henry Michael, William Mack, Howard Pervear Nash, Thomas Edward O'Brien, James Cockcroft

line drawn east and west across said stream about fifty rods northerly of said dam , and upon said land of said plaintiff, there is and for more than thirty years last past has been a pond of fresh water of the area of twenty-five acres, flooded and ...

Google previewDictionary of Energy Efficiency Technologies (2004)

by Michael F. Hordeski

The pond is both solar collector and storage medium. The saline gradient is the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Water Science (Print) (2003)

by Bobby A. Stewart, Terry Howell

Occasionally, a pond will begin to leak water at an excessive rate and require corrective measures. Clay blankets, bentonite, chemical additives to reduce soil permeability, and waterproof linings are common alternatives for sealing ponds.1' ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Prehistory Complete set of Volumes 1-8 and Volume 9, the index volume (2003)

Published in conjunction with the Human Relations Area Files by Peter N. Peregrine, Melvin Ember

Emanon Pond time period: 1 1,000-10,800 b.p. location: On the Onondaga escarpment in western New York. DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY Local Environment Emanon Pond occurs on the glaciated Onondaga escarpment with waterfalls, mineral ...

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Quotes about Pond

In England, David and I are big fish in a small pond. But in L.A., we are tiny, tiny, tiny fish in a big pond. (Victoria Beckham)
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Scrabble value of P3O1N1D2

The value of this 4-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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