Associations to the word «Pore»


PORE, noun. A tiny opening in the skin.
PORE, noun. By extension any small opening or interstice, especially one of many or allowing passage of a fluid.
PORE, verb. To study meticulously; to go over again and again.
PORE, verb. To meditate or reflect in a steady way.
PORE OVER, verb. To examine something (especially written material) carefully and attentively
PORE SPACE, noun. (geology) All the pores in a rock; the volume of such pores
PORE SPACES, noun. Plural of pore space

Dictionary definition

PORE, noun. Any tiny hole admitting passage of a liquid (fluid or gas).
PORE, noun. Any small opening in the skin or outer surface of an animal.
PORE, noun. A minute epidermal pore in a leaf or stem through which gases and water vapor can pass.
PORE, verb. Direct one's attention on something; "Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies".

Wise words

When you have spoken the word, it reigns over you. When it is unspoken you reign over it.
Arabian Proverb