at the pump

idiom
variants: or less commonly at the pumps

Definition of at the pump

US, informal
: at the places where customers buy gasoline for their cars Prices are higher at the pump. Expect long lines at the pumps this weekend.

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“At the pump.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/at%20the%20pump. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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