• (America) IPA: /ˈpoʊloʊ/
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈpəʊləʊ/

polo (uncountable)

  1. (uncountable) A ball game where two teams of players on horseback use long-handled mallets to propel the ball along the ground and into their opponent's goal.
  2. The ice polo, one of the ancestors of ice hockey; a similar game played on the ice, or on a prepared floor, by players wearing skates.
  3. (countable) A polo shirt.
Translations Noun


  1. A Spanish gypsy dance characterized by energetic movements of the body while the feet merely shuffle or glide, with unison singing and rhythmic clapping of hands.

polo (plural polos)

  1. (Philippines) A dress shirt.

  1. Shouted by a player of the game Marco Polo. Compare Marco.

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