pos

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See also: POS, Pos, and pòs

English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pos (comparative more pos, superlative most pos)

  1. (Britain, slang) positive
    I'm not absolutely pos on that, sir.
  2. (slang) HIV positive

Anagrams[edit]


Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

pos

  1. plural of po

Verb[edit]

pos

  1. Second-person singular (ti) present indicative of poñer

Verb[edit]

pos

  1. Second-person singular (ti) present indicative of pór

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin post (with the t dropped so not to interfere with posto (postal service, post, mail)), Russian после (posle).

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

pos

  1. after
    Ni drinkis kelka biri pos la ludo.
    We had a few beers after the game.‎

Derived terms[edit]

  • posa (after)
  • pose (then, afterwards)
  • depos (since, afterward)
    • depose (since, from that time)
  • pos-

Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English post and Dutch post (post).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Indonesia) IPA(key): /pos/
  • (Indonesia) Hyphenation: pos

Noun[edit]

pos

  1. mail.
  2. post, an assigned station, an appointed position in an organization.

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

pos

  1. Obsolete spelling of pôs

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

pos

  1. (Latin America) Alternative spelling of pues

Preposition[edit]

pos

  1. (archaic) after, behind

Noun[edit]

pos m (uncountable)

  1. pursuit

Usage notes[edit]

As a noun, current usage is restricted to the phrase en pos de


Upper Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *pьsъ.

Noun[edit]

pos m

  1. dog

Volapük[edit]

Preposition[edit]

pos

  1. after, behind

White Hmong[edit]

Noun[edit]

pos

  1. thorn

References[edit]

  • Sue Murphy Mote, Hmong and American: Stories of Transition to a Strange Land →ISBN, 2004)