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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To enable a liquid or granular substance to flow from a container. Also: To produce or emit continuously.

Usage examples (30)
  • Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself.
  • pour water over the floor
  • It does not spontaneously pour from the little holes in the wall.
  • And is it not amazing how much blood can pour from a childs mouth? for more
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