Pud is a casual name for pudding, the British term for dessert.(noun)
An example of a pud is a rice pudding.
PUD is defined as an abbreviation for planned unit development, a housing development not subject to usual zoning laws, often allowing different styles of homes, homes closer together and mixed in with schools, churches, hospitals, retail and recreational facilities, all allowing for a unified look.(abbreviation)
An example of a PUD is a planned community where all the elements of the neighborhood are pre-planned including street lights and home finishes.
See pud in Webster's New World College Dictionary
See pud in American Heritage Dictionary 4
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