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Pronunciation of Pole-Axed: Learn how to pronounce Pole-Axed in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word poleaxe:

noun
another term for battleaxe (sense 1).
a short-handled axe with a spike at the back, formerly used in naval warfare for boarding, resisting boarders, and cutting ropes.
a butcher’s axe with a hammer head at the back, used to slaughter animals.
verb
[with object]
hit, kill, or knock down with or as if with a poleaxe:
the tigress had fallen to my bullet as if poleaxed
cause great shock to:
I was poleaxed by this revelation
Origin:
Middle English: related to Middle Dutch pol(l)aex, Middle Low German pol(l)exe (see poll, axe). The change in the first syllable was due to association with pole1; the first element poll- may have referred to a special head of the axe or to the head of an enemy