verb (used without object)
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Origin of pond
Words nearby pond
Example sentences from the Web for pond
There, settling ponds, bacteria, chemicals and machines make the wastes safe enough to go back into the environment.
Ground-penetrating radar now has revealed that these were no cattle ponds.
If GWAS are like fishing for a rare species in several large oceans, then the authors’ point is to focus on ponds—distributed across the world—which are small, but packed with those rare species.The Secret to a Long, Healthy Life Is in the Genes of the Oldest Humans Alive|Shelly Fan|August 10, 2020|Singularity Hub
Some are large ponds, and others are major lakes more than 270 feet deep.He Found ‘Islands of Fertility’ Beneath Antarctica’s Ice|Steve Nadis|July 20, 2020|Quanta Magazine
The fish were supposed to help control the growth of algae in ponds on fish farms.
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.
This was not the Impossible—the Eiffel Tower, the Sydney Opera House—this was a walk above the LongHouse pond.
A little boy of four was moved to passionate grief at the sight of a dead dog taken from a pond.Children's Ways|James Sully
It was no wonder that he felt quite at home in the duck-pond, which was made for web-footed folk.The Tale of Grandfather Mole|Arthur Scott Bailey
On a rocky islet in the centre of a fresh water pond two miles in circuit they commenced erecting a fort and store house.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Under cover of this they crawled towards a large pond on which ducks were resting but by no means asleep.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
In the autumn it occurs both in the Braye Pond and on the coast in the more sheltered parts.Birds of Guernsey (1879)|Cecil Smith
British Dictionary definitions for pond
- a pool of still water, often artificially created
- (in combination)a fishpond
Word Origin for pond
Scientific definitions for pond
Idioms and Phrases with pond
see big fish in a small pond; little frog in a big pond.