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spout

spout

 
 
pronunciation:
spaUt
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: spouted, spouting, spouts
definition 1: to force out in a steady stream.
The fountain spouted water.
synonyms:
spit, spurt
similar words:
discharge, eject, emit, expel, issue, shoot, squirt, vent
definition 2: to flow out in a forced manner.
Hot lava is spouting from the volcano.
synonyms:
gush, spew, squirt
similar words:
erupt, flow, jet, well
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a tube, pipe, or other narrow opening from which a liquid is poured.
The tea poured from the spout on the pot.
 
synonyms:
drainpipe, duct, nozzle
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