Translation of "pool" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /puːl/ us /pul/

A2 an area of water that has been made for people to swim in

The hotel has two outdoor pools.

B1 [ no plural ] a game in which you use a long stick to hit balls into holes around the edge of a table

ビリヤード, スヌーカー
We played pool all evening.

a small area of water or other liquid on a surface

水たまり, 液体のたまり
a pool of blood
verb uk /puːl/ us /pul/

to collect something together so that it can be shared or used for a particular purpose.

~を共同で集める, ~を共同で負担する
Several villages pooled their resources to set up a building project.

(Translation of “pool” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)