how to pronounce pow

/ˈpaʊ/

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The above transcription of pow is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

pow is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of pow in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… all of a sudden it's like pow it's in …”

meanings of pow

noun:

  1. Alternative letter-case form of PoW (“proof of work").
  2. Initialism of prisoner of war.
  3. Initialism of place of worship.
  4. The sound of a violent impact.
  5. The sound of an explosion.
  6. Initialism of proof of work.
  7. Alternative form of poll.
  8. Clipping of powder (“powder snow").

interjection:

  1. The sound of an explosion.
  2. The sound of a violent impact, such as a punch.

words with pronunciation similar to pow

poutcowsownowpiplowtaopiewowthou

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