"maypole" Definition

  1. n. A tall pole erected in an open place and wreathed with flowers, about which the rustic May-day sports were had.

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Position in dictionary: 60535 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "maypole": 1
Words that end with "maypole": 1
Words that contain "maypole": 1
Next words in dictionary: maypop, mayweed, mazama, mazame, mazard, mazarine, mazdean, mazdeism, maze, mazed
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English Dictionary Definition of maypole

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