[pal-uh-met-uh] /ˌpæl əˈmɛt ə/
a pompano, Trachinotus goodei, of tropical and temperate Atlantic seas, having long, tapering fins.
any of several stromateid butterfishes.
[pal-uh-mee-noh] /ˌpæl əˈmi noʊ/ noun, plural palominos. 1. a horse with a golden coat, a white mane and tail, and often white markings on the face and legs, developed chiefly in the southwestern U.S. /ˌpæləˈmiːnəʊ/ noun (pl) -nos 1. a golden horse with a cream or white mane and tail n. 1914, from American Spanish […]
[puh-loo-kuh] /pəˈlu kə/ noun, Slang. 1. an athlete, especially a boxer, lacking in ability, experience, or competitive spirit. 2. a stupid, clumsy person. /pəˈluːkə/ noun 1. (US, slang) a stupid or clumsy boxer or other person n. “mediocre prizefighter,” 1926, of unknown origin, credited to U.S. sportswriter and “Variety” staffer Jack Conway (d.1928). Non-boxing sense […]
noun a place characterized by stupidity or dullness Word Origin palooka ‘average boxer’ + -ville ‘fictitious place’
[pah-laws] /ˈpɑ lɔs/ noun 1. a seaport in SW Spain: starting point of Columbus’s first voyage westward. /Spanish ˈpalɔs/ noun 1. a village and former port in SW Spain: starting point of Columbus’ voyage of discovery to America (1492)