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poll

noun

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  1. the upper or front part of the body that contains the brain, the major sense organs, and the mouth <a jaunty cap was perched on his poll> Synonyms bean, block [slang], dome, mazard (or mazzard) [chiefly dialect], nob, noddle, noggin, noodle, nut [slang], pate, headRelated Words cranium, crown, scalp, skull; occiput


poll

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of poll

  1. 1 to go around and approach (people) with a request for opinions or information <assigned to poll residents on their views about a program for recycling> Synonyms interview, canvass, solicit, surveyRelated Words circularize; interrogate, question; feel (out), sound (out)Near Antonyms report

  2. 2 to make (something) shorter or smaller with the use of a cutting instrument <time to poll the sheep's wool> Synonyms bob, crop, cut, cut back, dock, lop (off), nip, pare, clip, prune, shave, shear, snip, trimRelated Words skive, whittle; manicure, mow; pinch, stump; curtail, shortenNear Antonyms elongate, extend, lengthen


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