Pole Pole, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Poled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Poling}.] 1. To furnish with poles for support; as, to pole beans or hops. [1913 Webster]

2. To convey on poles; as, to pole hay into a barn. [1913 Webster]

3. To impel by a pole or poles, as a boat. [1913 Webster]

4. To stir, as molten glass, with a pole. [1913 Webster]

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