[ pol-os ]

noun,plural pol·oi [pol-oi]. /ˈpɒl ɔɪ/.
  1. a tall, cylindrical headdress represented, especially on statutes, as worn by women in ancient Greece.

Origin of polos

First recorded in 1840–50, polos is from the Greek word pólos axis

Words Nearby polos

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use polos in a sentence