noun (E African)
payment of workers in foodstuffs rather than money
[posh] /pɒʃ/ adjective 1. sumptuously furnished or appointed; luxurious: a posh apartment. /pɒʃ/ adjective 1. smart, elegant, or fashionable; exclusive: posh clothes 2. upper-class or genteel adverb 3. in a manner associated with the upper class: to talk posh adj. by 1914 (1903 as push), of uncertain origin; no evidence for the common derivation from […]
[poz-i-greyd] /ˈpɒz ɪˌgreɪd/ noun, Rocketry. 1. an auxiliary rocket used to separate the sections of a multistage rocket, fired in the direction of flight.
[poh-zee] /ˈpoʊ zi/ noun, plural posies. 1. a flower, nosegay, or bouquet. 2. Archaic. a brief motto or the like, as one inscribed within a ring. /ˈpəʊzɪ/ noun (pl) -sies 1. a small bunch of flowers or a single flower; nosegay 2. (archaic) a brief motto or inscription, esp one on a trinket or a […]
[poz-it] /ˈpɒz ɪt/ verb (used with object) 1. to place, put, or set. 2. to lay down or assume as a fact or principle; postulate. noun 3. something that is posited; an assumption; postulate. /ˈpɒzɪt/ verb (transitive) 1. to assume or put forward as fact or the factual basis for an argument; postulate 2. to […]