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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Plaything consisting of a toy pistol that shoots water.

Usage examples (34)
  • Verb (used without object) : The hose squirted all over us. ,The lemon squirted in my eye
  • Verb (used with object) : Squirt the water over that way! ,to squirt someone with a hose
  • Noun : Put a squirt of chocolate sauce on my ice cream
  • After giggling for like five minutes, I’ve decided to take the official position that "squirter" is inappropriate and juvenile. for more
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