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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A structure, often decorative, from which a jet or stream of water issues.

Usage examples (33)
  • They ran through the fountain to cool off.
  • If the fountain is in full sun, algae will be more of a problem.
  • The lake that the fountain is on is right next to the Persian Gulf.
  • We enjoyed the buffet and the view of the fountain from the 28th floor. for more
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