verb (used without object)
Origin of pond
Examples from the Web for pond
Just who is crazy enough to go swimming when the pond across the street has a layer of ice across the top?Diving Into 2015 With Polar Bear Plunge Extremists|James Joiner|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“I jumped over a few cars, almost turned it upside down in a pond and came out on top of all four tires,” she wrote in an email.The Moms of Monster Jam Drive Trucks, Buck Macho Culture|Eliza Krigman|November 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Stampy, the biggest YouTube star this side of the pond, is also known as 23-year-old Joseph Garrett from Portsmouth.
Then, a sharp-eyed woman pointed out a ladder leaning against a tree on the side of the pond.Philippe Petit’s Moment of Concern Walking the WTC Tightrope|Anthony Haden-Guest|August 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Our pond is short on man-eating sharks, but I can set bear traps on the bottom.
All that great blanket of ducks uncovered the pond with one motion.Old Plymouth Trails|Winthrop Packard
They thought it much pleasanter than the bottom of the pond, but it was not so safe.Among the Pond People|Clara Dillingham Pierson
Cranes, ducks, and geese filled every pond, the voice of spring in their brazen throats.The Trail of the Goldseekers|Hamlin Garland
In the course of his lonely wanderings the Beaver reached this pond, and here he established himself to spend his last few weeks.Forest Neighbors|William Davenport Hulbert
Ditter deep in the thickets, on the west side of the pond nearest the great road over the mountains.The Rangers|D. P. Thompson
British Dictionary definitions for pond
- a pool of still water, often artificially created
- (in combination)a fishpond
Word Origin for pond
Science definitions for pond
Idioms and Phrases with pond
see big fish in a small pond; little frog in a big pond.