pov

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Abbreviation of poverty or impoverished.

Adjective[edit]

pov (comparative more pov, superlative most pov)

  1. (colloquial, Australia) Poor; impoverished; cheap.
    • 1999 April 28, Gerard, “GAF clothes in Melbourne”, aus.culture.gothic, Usenet:
      Phantazeum is still in existence, on Chapel Street (the more pov end, not the yuppy end) ...
    • 2002 June 2, Marco Spaccavento, “Focus to start at $23k!”, aus.cars, Usenet:
      Especially considering the most pov Astra is $18,990 and $20k gets you a fully loaded Pulsar...
Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Initialism[edit]

pov

  1. Alternative form of POV
    • 2001 January 20, louie, “Proximity”, alt.philosophy.taoism, Usenet:
      We all have a different pov with most pov′s probably not being had by anybody at a given moment.
    • 2004 June 5, Greig, “Why there was no W.M.D's in Iraq”, aus.politics, Usenet:
      Show your proof that they are lying.  Otherwise you are just one more pov on a keyboard expressing your ignorant viewpoint, without the benefot[sic] of facts to support your view.

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

pov (plural povs)

  1. (geography) pole

Declension[edit]


White Hmong[edit]

Verb[edit]

pov

  1. throw

References[edit]

  • John Duffy, Writing from These Roots: Literacy in a Hmong-American Community (ISBN 0824830954, 2007)