Examples of fountain in a Sentence
The crowd gathered around the fountain in the plaza.
an endless fountain of inspiration
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City ordinances call for a 500 euro ($600) fine for wading into historic fountains.
Renderings of the project show wide, verdant sidewalks, with bustling businesses, cafes, shade trees and children running through fountains.
The plaza would feature a fountain area that would double as winter ice-skating rinks, as well as trees, shrubs, benches and paths.
The porch boasts a marble fountain and its enclosed by a oriental style shade.
According to the city's Public Information Officer Michelle Alvarez, both parks will accommodate dogs of all sizes with full fenced play areas, puppy play equipment, benches and picnic tables, water fountains and waste bag receptacles.
Decommission old fountains and plant them with succulents instead.
Chocolate and wine reception follows with live music, chocolate fountain and cash bar.
Water fountains and public restrooms are located every few miles along the trail.
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Origin and Etymology of fountain
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
First Known Use of fountain
FOUNTAIN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fountain for English Language Learners
: a device or structure that sends a stream of water into the air in a garden, park, etc.; also : the water that rises from a fountain
: something that rises into the air like a fountain of water
: the source of something
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