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  Definition of pour
  1. move in large numbers; "people were pouring out of the theater"; "beggars pullulated in the plaza"
  2. flow in a spurt; "Water poured all over the floor"
  3. cause to run; "pour water over the floor"
  4. pour out; "the sommelier decanted the wines"
  5. supply in large amounts or quantities; "We poured money into the education of our children"
  6. rain heavily; "Put on your rain coat-- it''s pouring outside!"
Similar Words: swarm, stream, teem, pullulate, decant, pour out, pelt, rain cats and dogs, rain buckets

 

See Also: toss off, pop, bolt down, belt down, pour down, down, drink down, kill

 

Hyponyms: spill over, spill out, pour out, spurt, spirt, gush, spout, regurgitate, spill, shed, pour forth, dribble, drip, drop, transfuse, effuse, decant, sheet, sluice, sluice down

 

Derivational Morphology: stream, flow, drove, horde, swarm, carafe, decanter, downpour, cloudburst, deluge, waterspout, torrent, pelter, soaker

 

Language Translations:
Chinese:   Dutch: gieten  
Finnish: kaataa   French: verser  
German: gießen   Hungarian: önteni  
Italian: versare   Japanese: 注ぐ  
Korean: 긷다   Portuguese: despejar  
Romanian: turna   Russian: лить  
Serbian: liti   Spanish: verter  
Swedish: hälla  
 
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