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Writers are like eremites or anchorites - natural-born eremites or anchorites - who seem puzzled as to why they went up the pole or into the cave in the first place.
Joy Williams

Meaning of "up the pole" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF UP THE POLE

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WHAT DOES UP THE POLE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of up the pole in the English dictionary

The definition of up the pole in the dictionary is slightly mad. Other definition of up the pole is mistaken; on the wrong track.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UP THE POLE

up oneself
up the ante
up the boohai
up the creek
up the duff
up the spout
up to
up to a point
up to date
up to high doh
up to one´s ears
up to one´s eyes
up to one´s neck in
up to putty
up to scratch
up to snuff
up to speed
up to the elbows with
up to the minute
up top

WORDS THAT END LIKE UP THE POLE

barber´s pole
celestial pole
clothes pole
curtain pole
from pole to pole
greasy pole
hop pole
icy pole
magnetic pole
negative pole
north celestial pole
pole
range pole
ski pole
telegraph pole
telephone pole
tent pole
totem pole
trolley pole
unit magnetic pole
whisker pole

Synonyms and antonyms of up the pole in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «up the pole» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UP THE POLE

Find out the translation of up the pole to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of up the pole from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «up the pole» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

了极
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hasta el polo
570 millions of speakers

English

up the pole
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पोल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

حتى القطب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

до полюса
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

do pólo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মেরু আপ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

cinglé
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Naik tiang
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

bis der Pole
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ポールアップ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

극 까지
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Munggah pole
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

trên miền địa cực
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

துருவம் வரை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

खांब वर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Direği yukarı kaldır
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

il polo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

do bieguna
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

до полюса
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pânăpolul
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μέχρι το πόλο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

die paal
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

upp polen
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

opp stangen
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of up the pole

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UP THE POLE»

The term «up the pole» is normally little used and occupies the 126.599 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UP THE POLE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about up the pole

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QUOTES WITH «UP THE POLE»

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Joy Williams
Writers are like eremites or anchorites - natural-born eremites or anchorites - who seem puzzled as to why they went up the pole or into the cave in the first place.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UP THE POLE»

Discover the use of up the pole in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to up the pole and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Get on the Pole: Get Fit Shaking It Like A Pro:
Scoot up sothat your butt touchesthe very bottom of thebase of the pole and thatthe bottom of thepole is right betweenyour legs. Lift one leg up the pole slowly , starting by bending it at the knee and then extending it so that you are reaching  ...
Susanne Jodie Britt, 2014
2
Pole Dancing Craze:
Lift one leg up the pole slowly, starting by bending it at the knee and then extending it so that you are reaching for the top of the pole with your leg. Dothe same with the other leg. This is anotherold exercise that is performed in aerobics classes ...
Ciara Durant, 2014
3
Boys' Life
... you are right-handed, never changes on the pole, but in the act of sliding the end of the pole into the hole, just as you are doing it, the lower or left hand of a right-handed pole vaulter, is slid up the pole just beneath the grasp of the right hand.
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Looking at Totem Poles
Then we invited everyone to pick up the pole and walk with it, and the family followed. We got to the site, went through the ceremonies and on to raise it. It was halfway up when my brother said, "Norman, we forgot to put the Eagle on.
Hilary Stewart, 1993
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Boys' Life
As you take your last stride to leap from your left foot, raise the pole sharply upward above your head and slide your left hand up the pole to a position close to and directly under the right (Fig. 2). As you jab the pole into the back board, spring ...
6
Tipis, Tepees, Teepees: History and Design of the Cloth Tipi
Do not make your angle too long if you are using the butt to tie the liner to as the liner will slip up the pole. A flat butt skips across the ground when setting up the pole. The pointed butt will dig into the ground, making it easier to maneuver the ...
Linda A. Holley, 2007
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On the Grid: A Plot of Land, An Average Neighborhood, and ...
Beneath that is a streetlamp—number 10, by the label—and below that what is plainly a cable line, with loops of wire hanging from the pole. Next, a forearm- width telephone cable snakes its way up the pole from underground: It's identified by ...
Scott Huler, 2010
8
Track: The Field Events
Think of pulling through your hips to move up the pole. Your legs should m0ve upward as they begin to straighten out from the rock-back position. Do not let your legs drift out and away from the pole. When your hips and center of gravity are at ...
Jim Santos, Ken Shannon, 1989
9
The Teachings of Don Juan: A Yaqui Way of Knowledge
I pulled myself up. The pole was there in front of my eyes! I tried again to rest my head on it. I tried to control myself and to be aware, and kept my eyes open as I leaned forward to touch the pole with my forehead. It was a few inches from my ...
Carlos Castaneda, 2008
10
The Bridge Battle
NOW YOU HAVE TO MOVE YOUR HANDS BACK AND FOURTH UP THE POLE AND WATCH OUT FOR HIM. PEOPLE NEED TO KEEP UP WITH THE GUNS. KEEP THEM OUT OF THE WATER. TRY USING THE CUFFS TO GET A ...
Matthew Ray

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« EDUCALINGO. Up the pole [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/up-the-pole>. Dec 2022 ».
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