Definition of water polo noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


water polo

BrE BrE//ˈwɔːtə pəʊləʊ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɔːtər poʊloʊ//
, NAmE//ˈwɑːtər poʊloʊ//
[uncountable] Water sports
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a game played by two teams of people swimming in a swimming pool. Players try to throw a ball into the other team’s goal. See related entries: Water sports
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: water polo