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pub |pʌb| — tavern consisting of a building with a bar and public rooms; often provides light meals
puberty |ˈpjuːbərtɪ| — the time of life when sex glands become functional
pubescence |pjuːˈbesəns| — the time of life when sex glands become functional
pubescent |pjuːˈbesnt| — (of animals especially human beings) having arrived at the onset of puberty (the age at which sex glands become functional) but not yet fully mature
public |ˈpʌblɪk| — people in general considered as a whole
public-health — (medicine) The science and practice of community hygiene; includes preventive medicine, health education, sanitation and environmental safety.
public-school — (UK, England) A fee-charging private or independent school.
public-sector |ˈpəblɪk ˈsektər| — Industries or services provided or funded by the government.
publican |ˈpʌblɪkən| — the keeper of a public house
publication |ˌpʌblɪˈkeɪʃn| — a copy of a printed work offered for distribution
publicist |ˈpʌblɪsɪst| — someone who publicizes
publicity |pʌbˈlɪsətɪ| — a message issued in behalf of some product or cause or idea or person or institution
publicize |ˈpʌblɪsaɪz| — make public
publicized |ˈpʌbləˌsaɪzd| — made known; especially made widely known
publicly |ˈpʌblɪklɪ| — in a manner accessible to or observable by the public; openly
publish |ˈpʌblɪʃ| — put into print
published |ˈpʌblɪʃt| — formally made public
publisher |ˈpʌblɪʃər| — a firm in the publishing business
publishing |ˈpʌblɪʃɪŋ| — the business of issuing printed matter for sale or distribution
publishment |ˈpʌblɪʃmənt| — The act or process of making publicly known; publication.
puce |pjuːs| — a color varying from dark purplish brown to dark red
puck |pʌk| — a mischievous sprite of English folklore
pucka |ˈpʌkə| — absolutely first class and genuine
pucker |ˈpʌkər| — an irregular fold in an otherwise even surface (as in cloth)
puckish |ˈpʌkɪʃ| — naughtily or annoyingly playful
pud |pʊd| — (British) the dessert course of a meal (`pud' is used informally)
puddening |ˈpʊdnɪŋ| — (nautical) Fibres of old rope packed between spars, or used as a fender.
pudding |ˈpʊdɪŋ| — any of various soft thick unsweetened baked dishes
puddingstone — a conglomerate stone consisting of pebbles surrounded by cement
puddingy |ˈpʊdɪŋɪ| — Like pudding; having a heavy, stodgy texture.
puddle |ˈpʌdl| — a mixture of wet clay and sand that can be used to line a pond and that is impervious to water when dry
puddly |ˈpʌdlɪ| — Consisting of, or resembling, puddles; muddy; foul.
pudency |ˈpjuːdnsiː| — (obsolete) modesty
pudenda |pjuːˈdendə| — plural form of pudendum(usually in the plural) A person’s external genitalia.
pudendum |pjuːˈdendəm| — human external genital organs collectively especially of a female
pudge |pəj| — a short fat person
pudgy |ˈpʌdʒɪ| — short and plump
pudicity — Modesty; chastity. [from 16th c.]
pueblo |ˈpwebləʊ| — a member of any of about two dozen Native American peoples called `Pueblos' by the Spanish because they live in pueblos (villages built of adobe and rock)
puerile |ˈpjʊrəl| — displaying or suggesting a lack of maturity
puerility |ˌpjʊəˈrɪlɪtɪ| — the state of a child between infancy and adolescence
puerperal |pjuːˈɜːpərəl| — relating to or connected with or occurring at the time of childbirth or shortly following, or to the woman who has just given birth
puff |pʌf| — a short light gust of air
puff out |ˈpəf ˈaʊt| — to swell or cause to enlarge
puff up |ˈpəf ʌp| — make larger or distend
puff-adder |pəf ˈadər| — Alternative form of puffadder.
puffball |ˈpʌfbɔːl| — any of various fungi of the family Lycoperdaceae whose round fruiting body discharges a cloud of spores when mature
puffed |pʌft| — gathered for protruding fullness
puffed-up — To be proud
puffer |ˈpʌfər| — delicacy that is highly dangerous because of a potent nerve poison in ovaries and liver
puffery |ˈpəfərɪ| — a flattering commendation (especially when used for promotional purposes)
puffin |ˈpʌfɪn| — any of two genera of northern seabirds having short necks and brightly colored compressed bills
puffy |ˈpʌfɪ| — being puffed out; used of hair style or clothing
pug |pʌɡ| — small compact smooth-coated breed of Asiatic origin having a tightly curled tail and broad flat wrinkled muzzle
pug-dog |ˈpʌɡ dɔːɡ| — small compact smooth-coated breed of Asiatic origin having a tightly curled tail and broad flat wrinkled muzzle
pug-mill |ˈpʌɡmɪl| — A kind of mill for grinding and mixing clay, either for art or brickmaking. It consists essentially of an upright shaft armed with projecting knives, which is caused to revolve in a hollow cylinder, tub, or vat, in which the clay is placed.
pug-nose |ˈpʌɡ nəʊz| — having a blunt nose
pug-nosed |ˈpʌɡ nəʊzd| — having a blunt nose
puggree |ˈpʌɡərɪ| — A strip of cloth wound around the upper portion of a hat or helmet, particularly a pith helmet, and falling down behind to act as a shade for the back of the neck.
pugilism |ˈpjuːdʒɪlɪzəm| — fighting with the fists
pugilist |ˈpjuːdʒɪlɪst| — someone who fights with his fists for sport
pugilistic |ˌpjuːdʒɪˈlɪstɪk| — of or relating to pugilism or pugilists
pugnacious |pʌɡˈneɪʃəs| — tough and callous by virtue of experience
pugnaciousness — The act or quality of being pugnacious.
pugnacity |pʌɡˈnæsɪtɪ| — a natural disposition to be hostile
puisne |ˈpjuːniː| — (law) Inferior in rank. A puisne justice of a court is a judge other than the chief justice.
puissance |ˈpwɪsəns| — power to influence or coerce
puissant |ˈpwiːsənt| — powerful
puke |pjuːk| — a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible
pukka |ˈpʌkə| — absolutely first class and genuine
pulchritude |ˈpʌlkrɪtjuːd| — physical beauty (especially of a woman)
pule |pjuːl| — cry weakly or softly
pull |pʊl| — the act of pulling; applying force to move something toward or with you
pull away |ˈpʊl əˈweɪ| — pull back or move away or backward
pull back |ˈpʊl ˈbæk| — pull back or move away or backward
pull down |ˈpʊl ˈdaʊn| — tear down so as to make flat with the ground
pull in |ˈpʊl ɪn| — direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes
pull off |ˈpʊl ˈɒf| — pull or pull out sharply
pull out |ˈpʊl ˈaʊt| — move out or away
pull over |ˈpʊl ˈəʊvər| — steer a vehicle to the side of the road
pull round |ˈpʊl ˈraʊnd| — continue in existence after (an adversity, etc.)
pull through |ˈpʊl θruː| — continue in existence after (an adversity, etc.)
pull together |ˈpʊl təˈɡeðər| — assemble or get together
pull up |ˈpʊl ʌp| — come to a halt after driving somewhere
pull-back |ˈpʊlbæk| — Used other than as an idiom. To pull in a backwards direction
pull-in |ˈpʊl ɪn| — a roadside cafe especially for lorry drivers
pull-on |ɑːn| — To put on (clothes)
pull-out |ˈpʊl aʊt| — (idiomatic) To withdraw; especially of military forces; to retreat.
pull-over |ˈəʊvər| — (idiomatic, intransitive, of a vehicle) To come to a stop, and turn off the road (i.e. onto the roadside or hard shoulder).
pull-through |ˈpʊl θruː| — cleaning implement consisting of an oily rag attached by a cord to a weight; is pulled through the barrel of a rifle or handgun to clean it
pull-up |ˈpʊl ʌp| — a roadside cafe especially for lorry drivers
pullback |ˈpʊlbæk| — a device (as a decorative loop of cord or fabric) for holding or drawing something back
pulled |ˈpʊld| — simple past tense and past participle of pull
puller |ˈpʊlər| — someone who applies force so as to cause motion toward herself or himself
pullet |ˈpʊlɪt| — flesh of a medium-sized young chicken suitable for frying
pulley |ˈpʊlɪ| — a simple machine consisting of a wheel with a groove in which a rope can run to change the direction or point of application of a force applied to the rope
pullicate |ˈpʌlɪkɪt| — A kind of handkerchief of checked cotton or silk.
pulling |ˈpʊlɪŋ| — the act of pulling; applying force to move something toward or with you
Pullman |ˈpʊlmən| — luxurious passenger car; for day or night travel
pullout |ˈpʊlˌɑʊt| — to break off a military action with an enemy
pullover |ˈpʊləʊvər| — a sweater that is put on by pulling it over the head
pullulate |ˈpʌljʊleɪt| — be teeming, be abuzz
pullulation — asexual reproduction in which a local growth on the surface or in the body of the parent becomes a separate individual
pulmonary |ˈpʌlmənerɪ| — relating to or affecting the lungs
pulmonic |pʌlˈmɒnɪk| — relating to or affecting the lungs
pulp |pʌlp| — any soft or soggy mass
pulpit |ˈpʊlpɪt| — a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it
pulpiteer |ˌpʊlpɪˈtiːr| — (derogatory) One who speaks in a pulpit; a preacher.
pulpy |ˈpʌlpɪ| — like a pulp or overripe; not having stiffness
pulsar |ˈpʌlsɑːr| — a degenerate neutron star; small and extremely dense; rotates very fast and emits regular pulses of polarized radiation
pulsate |ˈpʌlseɪt| — expand and contract rhythmically; beat rhythmically
pulsatile |ˈpʌlsətɪl| — pulsating or vibrating
pulsation |pʌlˈseɪʃən| — (electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients)
pulsatory |ˈpʌlsətɔːriː| — Consisting of pulses; rhythmic
pulse |pʌls| — (electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients)
pulsimeter — A sphygmograph.
pulsometer — A vacuum pump or hydrotrope.
pulverization |ˌpʌlvəraɪˈzeɪʃən| — a solid substance in the form of tiny loose particles; a solid that has been pulverized
pulverize |ˈpʌlvəraɪz| — make into a powder by breaking up or cause to become dust
pulverizer |ˈpʌlvəraɪzə| — One who, or that which, pulverizes.
pulverulent |pʌlˈver(j)ʊlənt| — Consisting of, covered with, or disintegrating into a fine powder; powdery; dusty.
puma |ˈpuːmə| — large American feline resembling a lion
pumice |ˈpʌmɪs| — a light glass formed on the surface of some lavas; used as an abrasive
pumice-stone |ˈpʌmɪs stəʊn| — A piece of pumice; also used as a collective noun.
pummel |ˈpʌml| — strike, usually with the fist
pump |pʌmp| — a mechanical device that moves fluid or gas by pressure or suction
pump-room |ˈpʌmp ruːm| — (dated, sometimes capitalized) A room or structure at a spa where mineral water is drawn from a spring and consumed, often serving as a venue for polite socializing and conversation.
pumping |ˈpʌmpɪŋ| — Present participle of pump.
pumpkin |ˈpʌmpkɪn| — a coarse vine widely cultivated for its large pulpy round orange fruit with firm orange skin and numerous seeds; subspecies of Cucurbita pepo include the summer squashes and a few autumn squashes
pumpkin-head |ˈpʌmpkɪnhed| — (idiomatic, US, prison, slang) a severe head injury resulting from a beating.
pun |pʌn| — a humorous play on words
punch |pʌntʃ| — (boxing) a blow with the fist
punch in |ˈpəntʃ ɪn| — register one's arrival at work
punch out |ˈpəntʃ ˈaʊt| — register one's departure from work
punchbag |ˈpʌntʃbæɡ| — punching bag (exercise equipment)
punchball |ˈpʌntʃbɔːl| — an inflated ball or bag that is suspended and punched for training in boxing
punchbowl |ˈpʌntʃbəʊl| — A large bowl used for making or serving punch (the beverage)
punched |ˈpəntʃt| — simple past tense and past participle of punch
puncheon |ˈpʌntʃən| — A figured stamp, die, or punch, used by goldsmiths, cutlers, etc.
puncher |pʌntʃər| — a hired hand who tends cattle and performs other duties on horseback
punching |ˈpʌntʃɪŋ| — Present participle of punch.
punchy |ˈpʌntʃɪ| — Having a punch; effective; forceful; spirited; vigorous.
punctate |ˈpənkˌtet| — marked by spots, dots, points, or punctures.
punctated |ˈpʌŋkteɪtɪd| — pointed; ending in a point or points
punctilio |pʌŋkˈtɪlɪəʊ| — a fine point of etiquette or petty formality
punctilious |pʌŋkˈtɪlɪəs| — marked by precise accordance with details
punctual |ˈpʌŋktʃʊəl| — acting or arriving or performed exactly at the time appointed
punctuality |ˌpʌŋktʃuːˈælətɪ| — the quality or habit of adhering to an appointed time
punctuate |ˈpʌŋktʃʊeɪt| — insert punctuation marks into
punctuation |ˌpʌŋktʃʊˈeɪʃn| — something that makes repeated and regular interruptions or divisions
puncture |ˈpʌŋktʃər| — loss of air pressure in a tire when a hole is made by some sharp object
punctured |ˈpʌŋktʃərd| — having a hole cut through
pundit |ˈpʌndɪt| — someone who has been admitted to membership in a scholarly field
pungency |ˈpʌndʒənsɪ| — wit having a sharp and caustic quality
pungent |ˈpʌndʒənt| — strong and sharp
Punic |ˈpjuːnɪk| — the Phoenician dialect of ancient Carthage
punish |ˈpʌnɪʃ| — impose a penalty on; inflict punishment on
punishable |ˈpʌnɪʃəbl| — liable to or deserving punishment
punishing |ˈpʌnɪʃɪŋ| — characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort
punishment |ˈpʌnɪʃmənt| — the act of punishing
punitive |ˈpjuːnətɪv| — inflicting punishment
Punjabi |pʊnˈdʒɑːbɪ| — a member of the people of Pakistan and Punjab
punk |pʌŋk| — an aggressive and violent young criminal
punnet |ˈpʌnɪt| — a small light basket used as a measure for fruits
punster |ˈpʌnstər| — someone overly fond of making puns
punt |pʌnt| — formerly the basic unit of money in Ireland; equal to 100 pence
punter |ˈpʌntər| — someone who propels a boat with a pole
puny |ˈpjuːnɪ| — inferior in strength or significance
pup |pʌp| — young of any of various canines such as a dog or wolf
pupa |ˈpjuːpə| — an insect in the inactive stage of development (when it is not feeding) intermediate between larva and adult
pupae |ˈpjuːpiː| — plural form of pupa
pupal |pʊpal| — of the insects in the chrysalis (cocoon) or post larval stage
pupate |ˈpjuːpeɪt| — develop into a pupa
pupation |pjuːˈpeɪʃən| — The act or process of pupating.
pupil |ˈpjuːpl| — a learner who is enrolled in an educational institution
pupilage — The condition of being a pupil
pupillage |ˈpjuːpɪlɪdʒ| — (law) A form of apprenticeship for prospective barristers
pupillary |pjuːˈpɪlərɪ| — of or relating to the pupil of the eye
puppet |ˈpʌpɪt| — a small figure of a person operated from above with strings by a puppeteer
puppet-show |ˈpʌpɪtʃəʊ| — A show, theatrical performance, in which the parts are played by puppets impersonating human or other characters
puppeteer |ˌpʌpɪˈtɪr| — one who operates puppets or marionettes
puppetry |ˈpʌpətrɪ| — the art of making puppets and presenting puppet shows
puppy |ˈpʌpɪ| — a young dog
puppyism |ˈpʌpɪɪzm| — Extreme meanness, affectation, conceit, or impudence.
purblind |ˈpɜːblaɪnd| — having greatly reduced vision
purchasable |ˈpɜːtʃəsəbəl| — capable of being corrupted
purchase |ˈpɜːrtʃəs| — the acquisition of something for payment
purchased |ˈpɜːtʃəst| — simple past tense and past participle of purchase
purchaser |ˈpɜːrtʃəsər| — a person who buys
purchasing |ˈpɜːtʃəsɪŋ| — the act of buying
purdah |ˈpɜːrdə| — a state of social isolation
pure |pjʊr| — without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers
pureblooded — having a list of ancestors as proof of being a purebred animal
purebred |ˈpjʊrˈbred| — a pedigreed animal of unmixed lineage; used especially of horses
puree |pjʊˈreɪ| — food prepared by cooking and straining or processed in a blender
purely |ˈpjʊrlɪ| — restricted to something
purgation |pɜːˈɡeɪʃən| — purging the body by the use of a cathartic to stimulate evacuation of the bowels
purgative |ˈpɜːrɡətɪv| — a purging medicine; stimulates evacuation of the bowels
purgatorial |ˌpɜːɡəˈtɔːrɪəl| — serving to purge or rid of sin
purgatorian — One who holds to the doctrine of purgatory.
purgatory |ˈpɜːrɡətɔːrɪ| — a temporary condition of torment or suffering
purge |pɜːrdʒ| — the act of clearing yourself (or another) from some stigma or charge
purification |ˌpjʊrəfəˈkeɪʃən| — the act of cleaning by getting rid of impurities
purificatory |ˈpjʊərɪfɪkeɪtərɪ| — That purifies; purificative
purified |ˈpjʊrəˌfaɪd| — Made or rendered pure or more pure.
purifier |ˈpjʊrəˌfaɪər| — an apparatus for removing impurities
purify |ˈpjʊrɪfaɪ| — remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation
purifying |ˈpjʊrəˌfaɪɪŋ| — acting like an antiseptic
purism |ˈpjʊrɪzəm| — scrupulous or exaggerated insistence on purity or correctness (especially in language)
purist |ˈpjʊrɪst| — someone who insists on great precision and correctness (especially in the use of words)
puristic |pjʊˈrɪstɪk| — of, or relating to purism or purists
puristical — puristic
Puritan |ˈpjʊrɪtən| — a member of a group of English Protestants who in the 16th and 17th centuries thought that the Protestant Reformation under Elizabeth was incomplete and advocated the simplification and regulation of forms of worship
puritanic |ˌpjʊərɪˈtænɪk| — morally rigorous and strict
puritanical |ˌpjʊrɪˈtænɪkl| — exaggeratedly proper
Puritanism |ˈpjʊrətəˌnɪzəm| — the beliefs and practices characteristic of Puritans (most of whom were Calvinists who wished to purify the Church of England of its Catholic aspects)
purity |ˈpjʊrətɪ| — being undiluted or unmixed with extraneous material
purl |pɜːrl| — gold or silver wire thread
purler |ˈpɜːrlər| — (UK, colloquial) A headlong fall or tumble.
purlieu |ˈpɜːrluː| — an outer adjacent area of any place
purlieus |ˈpɜːljuːz| — plural form of purlieu
purlin |ˈpərlən| — A longitudinal structural member bridging two or more rafters of a roof.
purloin |pɜːrˈlɔɪn| — make off with belongings of others
purloiner — One who purloins.
purple |ˈpɜːrpl| — a purple color or pigment
purple-fish |ˈpɜːplfɪʃ| — A shellfish, probably of the genus Murex, the classical source of Tyrian purple
purport |pərˈpɔːrt| — the intended meaning of a communication
purported |pərˈpɔːrtɪd| — Supposed, or assumed to be.
purportedly |pərˌpɔːrtədlɪ| — believed or reputed to be the case
purpose |ˈpɜːrpəs| — an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions
purposeful |ˈpɜːrpəsfl| — having meaning through having an aim
purposefully |ˈpɜːpəsfəlɪ| — in a purposeful manner
purposeless |ˈpɜːrpəsləs| — serving no useful purpose; having no excuse for being
purposelessly |ˈpɜːpəsləslɪ| — without a clear purpose
purposely |ˈpɜːrpəslɪ| — with intention; in an intentional manner
purposes |ˈpɜːpəsəz| — plural form of purpose
purposive |ˈpɜːrpəsɪv| — having or showing or acting with a purpose or design
purpure |ˈpɜːpjʊə| — (heraldry): A purple colour on a coat of arms, represented in engraving by diagonal parallel lines 45 degrees clockwise.1997: Many authorities reject the authenticity of purpure as a tincture. — Brault, Early Blazon
purr |pɜːr| — a low vibrating sound typical of a contented cat
purree |ˈpʊriː| — Indian yellow; euxanthin
purse |pɜːrs| — a container used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women)
purse-proud |ˈpɜːs praʊd| — proud or arrogant because of your wealth (especially in the absence of other distinction)
purser |ˈpɜːrsər| — an officer aboard a ship who keeps accounts and attends to the passengers' welfare
purslane |ˈpɜːrsleɪn| — a plant of the family Portulacaceae having fleshy succulent obovate leaves often grown as a potherb or salad herb; a weed in some areas
pursuance |pərˈsuːəns| — a search for an alternative that meets cognitive criteria
pursuant |pərˈsuːənt| — (followed by `to') in conformance to or agreement with
pursue |pərˈsuː| — carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in
pursuer |pərˈsuːər| — a person who is pursuing and trying to overtake or capture
pursuing |pərˈsuːɪŋ| — following in order to overtake or capture or as accompaniment to such pursuit
pursuit |pərˈsuːt| — the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture
pursuivant |ˈpərsəvənt| — (archaic) follower
pursy |ˈpɜːsɪ| — breathing laboriously or convulsively
purulence |ˈpjʊərələns| — symptom of being purulent (containing or forming pus)
purulent |ˈpjʊrələnt| — containing pus
purvey |pərˈveɪ| — supply with provisions
purveyance |pəˈveɪəns| — the act of supplying something
purveyor |pərˈveɪər| — someone who supplies provisions (especially food)
purview |ˈpɜːrvjuː| — the range of interest or activity that can be anticipated
pus |pʌs| — the tenth month of the Hindu calendar
push |pʊʃ| — the act of applying force in order to move something away
push around |ˈpʊʃ əˈraʊnd| — be bossy towards
push away |ˈpʊʃ əˈweɪ| — push out of the way
push forward |ˈpʊʃ ˈfɔːrwərd| — push one's way
push on |ˈpʊʃ ɑːn| — continue moving forward
push out |ˈpʊʃ ˈaʊt| — push to thrust outward
push through |ˈpʊʃ θruː| — break out
push-button |ˈpʊʃˌbʌtn| — Which can be initiated or activated at the push of a button.
push-pull |ˈpʊʃˈpʊl| — having two electronic devices in opposite phase
push-up |ˈpʊʃˌʌp| — Alternative form of push-up.
pushball |ˈpʊʃbɔːl| — a game using a leather ball six feet in diameter; the two side try to push it across the opponents' goal
pushbutton |ˈpʊʃˌbʌtn| — Alternative spelling of push-button.
pushcart |ˈpʊʃkɑːrt| — wheeled vehicle that can be pushed by a person; may have one or two or four wheels
pushchair |ˈpʊʃtʃer| — a small vehicle with four wheels in which a baby or child is pushed around
pusher |ˈpʊʃər| — one who intrudes or pushes himself forward
pushful |ˈpʊʃfʊl| — marked by aggressive ambition and energy and initiative
pushing |ˈpʊʃɪŋ| — the act of applying force in order to move something away
pushover |ˈpʊʃəʊvər| — someone who is easily taken advantage of
pushpin |ˈpʊʃpɪn| — a tack for attaching papers to a bulletin board or drawing board
pushy |ˈpʊʃɪ| — marked by aggressive ambition and energy and initiative
pusillanimity |ˌpjuːsɪləˈnɪmɪtɪ| — contemptible fearfulness
pusillanimous |ˌpjuːsɪˈlænɪməs| — lacking in courage and manly strength and resolution; contemptibly fearful
puss |pʊs| — obscene terms for female genitals
pussy |ˈpʊsɪ| — obscene terms for female genitals
pussycat |ˈpʊsɪkæt| — a person who is regarded as easygoing and agreeable
pussyfoot |ˈpʊsɪfʊt| — to go stealthily or furtively
pustular |ˈpʌstʃələr| — Of, pertaining to, or containing pustules
pustulate |ˈpʌstjʊleɪt| — (of complexion) blemished by imperfections of the skin
pustule |ˈpʌstʃuːl| — a small inflamed elevation of skin containing pus; a blister filled with pus
pustulous |ˈpʌstʃʊləs| — bearing pustules
put |pʊt| — the option to sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date
put across |ˈpʊt əˈkrɒs| — transmit information
put aside |ˈpʊt əˈsaɪd| — stop using
put away |ˈpʊt əˈweɪ| — place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape
put back |ˈpʊt ˈbæk| — put something back where it belongs
put down |ˈpʊt ˈdaʊn| — cause to sit or seat or be in a settled position or place
put forward |ˈpʊt ˈfɔːrwərd| — put before
put in |ˈpʊt ɪn| — place, fit, or thrust (something) into another thing
put off |ˈpʊt ˈɒf| — hold back to a later time
put on |ˈpʊt ɑːn| — put clothing on one's body
put out |ˈpʊt ˈaʊt| — to cause inconvenience or discomfort to
put over |ˈpʊt ˈəʊvər| — communicate successfully
put through |ˈpʊt θruː| — pursue to a conclusion or bring to a successful issue
put up |ˈpʊt ʌp| — place so as to be noticed
put-off |ˈpʊtˈɒf| — To procrastinate
put-out — (baseball) The statistic of the number of outs a defensive player directly caused.
put-up |ˈpʊtˌʌp| — planned secretly
putamen |pjʊˈteɪmen| — the outer reddish part of the lenticular nucleus
putative |ˈpjuːtətɪv| — purported; commonly put forth or accepted as true on inconclusive grounds
putlog |ˈpʌtlɑːɡ| — (architecture) One of the short pieces of timber on which the planks forming the floor of a scaffold are laid, one end resting on the ledger of the scaffold, and the other in a hole left in the wall temporarily for the purpose.
putrefaction |ˌpjuːtrɪˈfækʃn| — a state of decay usually accompanied by an offensive odor
putrefactive |ˌpjuːtrɪˈfæktɪv| — causing or promoting bacterial putrefaction
putrefied |ˈpjuːtrɪfaɪd| — simple past tense and past participle of putrefy
putrefy |ˈpjuːtrɪfaɪ| — become putrid; decay with an offensive smell
putrescence |pjuːˈtresns| — in a state of progressive putrefaction
putrescent |pjuːˈtresnt| — becoming putrid
putrid |ˈpjuːtrɪd| — in an advanced state of decomposition and having a foul odor
putridity |pjuːˈtrɪdɪtɪ| — the state of being putrid
putridness — in a state of progressive putrefaction
putsch |pʊtʃ| — a sudden and decisive change of government illegally or by force
putt |pʌt| — hitting a golf ball that is on the green using a putter
puttee |ˈpʌtɪ| — a strip of cloth wound around the leg to form legging; used by soldiers in World War I
putter |ˈpʌtər| — a golfer who is putting
puttier |ˈpʌtiːər| — comparative form of putty: more putty
putting |ˈpʊtɪŋ| — hitting a golf ball that is on the green using a putter
putting-green |ˈpʌtɪŋɡriːn| — (golf) The area of a golf course nearest the hole, with a smoother surface to make putting easier.
putty |ˈpʌtɪ| — a dough-like mixture of whiting and boiled linseed oil; used especially to patch woodwork or secure panes of glass
puzzle |ˈpʌzl| — a particularly baffling problem that is said to have a correct solution
puzzle out |ˈpʌzəl ˈaʊt| — find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of
puzzled |ˈpʌzld| — filled with bewilderment
puzzlement |ˈpʌzəlmənt| — confusion resulting from failure to understand
puzzler |ˈpʌzlər| — a particularly baffling problem that is said to have a correct solution
puzzles |ˈpʌzəlz| — plural form of puzzle
puzzling |ˈpʌzlɪŋ| — not clear to the understanding