See also: Pos, Pos., POs, POS, pos-, pós, pós-, pòs, pôs, pōš, and pøs

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

pos (comparative more pos, superlative most pos)

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

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

pos

  1. plural of po

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

NounEdit

pos

  1. plural of po

VerbEdit

pos

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

VerbEdit

pos

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

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

pos

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

Derived termsEdit

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

IndonesianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch post (post), from Middle French poste, from Italian posta, posto, from Latin postus, from positus. Cognate to Malay pos.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈpɔs]
  • Hyphenation: pos

NounEdit

pos (plural pos-pos, first-person possessive posku, second-person possessive posmu, third-person possessive posnya)

  1. mail
  2. post, station
  3. (colloquial) meeting place
  4. (accounting) budget

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


MalayEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From English post. Cognate to Indonesian pos.

NounEdit

pos

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

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

pos

  1. Obsolete spelling of pôs

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

pos

  1. (Latin America) Alternative spelling of pues

PrepositionEdit

pos

  1. (archaic) after, behind

NounEdit

pos m (uncountable)

  1. pursuit

Usage notesEdit

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

Further readingEdit


Upper SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *pьsъ.

NounEdit

pos m

  1. dog

VolapükEdit

PrepositionEdit

pos

  1. after, behind

White HmongEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pos

  1. thorn

ReferencesEdit

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