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Definition 1: of or existing at or near a geographical pole or within the Arctic or Antarctic Circles - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where polar or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • polar regions

(polar is similar to ...) located or found throughout a polar region

(polar is similar to ...) of or relating to the Arctic

"the Arctic summer"

(polar is similar to ...) at or near the south pole

Definition 2: located at or near or coming from the earth's poles - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where polar or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • polar diameter
  • polar zone
  • a polar air mass
  • Antarctica is the only polar continent

Definition 3: having a pair of equal and opposite charges - [adjective satellite denoting all]

(polar is similar to ...) of a particle or body or system; having a net amount of positive or negative electric charge

"charged particles" "a charged battery"

Definition 4: extremely cold - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where polar or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an arctic climate
  • a frigid day
  • gelid waters of the North Atlantic
  • glacial winds
  • icy hands
  • polar weather

Synonyms for polar in the sense of this definition

(polar is similar to ...) having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration

"a cold climate" "a cold room" "dinner has gotten cold" "cold fingers" "if you are cold, turn up the heat" "a cold beer"

Definition 5: being of crucial importance - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where polar or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a pivotal event
  • Its pivotal location has also exposed it to periodic invasions
  • the polar events of this study
  • a polar principal

Synonyms for polar in the sense of this definition

(polar is similar to ...) of extreme importance; vital to the resolution of a crisis

"a crucial moment in his career" "a crucial election" "a crucial issue for women"

Definition 6: characterized by opposite extremes; completely opposed - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where polar or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • in diametric contradiction to his claims
  • diametrical (or opposite) points of view
  • opposite meanings
  • extreme and indefensible polar positions

Synonyms for polar in the sense of this definition

(polar is similar to ...) unlike in nature or quality or form or degree

"took different approaches to the problem" "came to a different conclusion" "different parts of the country" "on different sides of the issue" "this meeting was different from the earlier one"

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