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squirt

squirt

 
pronunciation:
skwuhrt
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb, noun
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: squirted, squirting, squirts
definition 1: to expel fluid in a thin jet; spurt.
a nozzle that squirts
definition 2: to be expelled in a thin jet; spurt.
Water squirts from the fountain.
similar words:
spout
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition 1: to expel (fluid) in a thin jet; spurt.
definition 2: to wet with fluid or a semifluid expelled in a thin jet or spray.
He squirted the windshield with cleaner.
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of squirting.
definition 2: a thin jet or spray of fluid or a semifluid.
a squirt of oil
similar words:
spout
definition 3: a device used for squirting.
definition 4: (informal) a young, small, or insignificant person, esp. an annoying or impudent one.
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