poolside
I. noun Date: 1921 the area surrounding a swimming pool II. adverb or adjective Date: 1973 at or near the side of a pool

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • poolside — ☆ poolside [po͞ol′sīd΄ ] n. the area adjacent to a swimming pool …   English World dictionary

  • poolside — pool|side [ˈpu:lsaıd] adj [only before noun] near or on the side of a swimming pool ▪ a poolside bar >poolside n [singular] ▪ We met down at the poolside …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • poolside — pool|side1 [ pul,saıd ] adjective used about things that are at the side of a SWIMMING POOL: a poolside bar/restaurant/terrace poolside pool|side 2 [ pul,saıd ] noun singular the area beside a SWIMMING POOL: We sat around the poolside soaking up… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • poolside — 1. adjective By the side of a pool. She was sunbathing on the poolside deckchair. 2. adverb By the side of a pool He was watching her sunbathe poolside …   Wiktionary

  • poolside — /ˈpulsaɪd/ (say poohlsuyd) adjective 1. at the side of a swimming pool: poolside party. –adverb 2. beside a swimming pool: an interview conducted poolside …   Australian English dictionary

  • poolside — /poohl suyd /, n. 1. the lounging area around a swimming pool. adj. 2. located or occurring at or near the side of a swimming pool: a poolside luncheon. [1705 15; POOL1 + SIDE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • poolside — I UK [ˈpuːlˌsaɪd] / US [ˈpulˌsaɪd] adjective used about things that are at the side of a swimming pool a poolside bar/restaurant/terrace II UK [ˈpuːlˌsaɪd] / US [ˈpulˌsaɪd] noun [singular] the area beside a swimming pool …   English dictionary

  • poolside — noun the area adjoining a swimming pool …   English new terms dictionary

  • poolside — pool•side [[t]ˈpulˌsaɪd[/t]] n. cvb the lounging area around a swimming pool …   From formal English to slang

  • poolside — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: pool (I) + side : the area surrounding a swimming pool …   Useful english dictionary

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