[poo-loo] /ˈpu lu/
a soft, elastic vegetable fiber of yellow-brown hue obtained from the young fronds of Hawaiian tree ferns, used for mattress and pillow stuffing.
1. (in prescriptions) powder.
verb to make into powder or dust; pulverize Usage Note rare
[puhl-ver-uh-buh l] /ˈpʌl vər ə bəl/ adjective 1. capable of being pulverized; pulverizable. /ˈpʌlvərəbəl/ adjective 1. able to be pulverized
[puhl-vuh-rahyz] /ˈpʌl vəˌraɪz/ verb (used with object), pulverized, pulverizing. 1. to reduce to dust or powder, as by pounding or grinding. 2. to demolish or crush completely. 3. Slang. to defeat, hurt badly, or, figuratively, render helpless: The Kid pulverized Jackson with a series of brutal lefts. He’s a veteran nightclub comic who can pulverize […]