Bedeutung von "pound" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch


noun us /pɑʊnd/ (written abbreviation lb.)

A2 a unit for measuring weight, equal to 16 ounces:

a pound of potatoes
The baby weighed only four pounds when she was born.

the unit of money used in the U.K.; £:

a hundred pounds/£100

(Definition von "pound" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)