US: /ˈpoʊɫɝ/
UK: /pˈə‍ʊlɐ/

English Vietnamese dictionary

polar /'poulə/
  • tính từ
    • (thuộc) địa cực, ở địa cực
    • (điện học) có cực
    • (toán học) cực
      • polar angle: góc cực
    • (nghĩa bóng) hoàn toàn đối nhau, hoàn toàn trái ngược nhau
    • danh từ
      • (toán học) đường cực, diện cực

    Advanced English dictionary

    + adjective [only before noun]
    1 connected with, or near the North or South Pole: the polar regions + polar ice + polar explorers
    2 (technical) connected with the POLES (= the positive and negative ends) of a MAGNET: polar attraction
    3 (formal) used to describe sth that is the complete opposite of sth else: The parents' position is often the polar opposite of the child's.

    Thesaurus dictionary

    1 Arctic, Antarctic, frigid, icy, glacial, freezing, frozen, numbing, Siberian, hibernal, hyperborean, brumal, wintry:
    It is positively polar in the house without the heat turned on.
    2 opposite, opposed, antithetical, contrary, contradictory, diametric, antipodal, antagonistic, hostile:
    Dante felt Good and Evil to be the two polar elements of the Creation, on which it all turns.

    Concise English dictionary

    +having a pair of equal and opposite charges
    +characterized by opposite extremes; completely opposed
    +located at or near or coming from the earth's poles
    +of or existing at or near a geographical pole or within the Arctic or Antarctic Circles
    +extremely cold
    +being of crucial importance