Examples of fountain in a Sentence
The crowd gathered around the fountain in the plaza.
an endless fountain of inspiration
Recent Examples of fountain from the Web
The property's main gate opens to a motor court with a baroque-inspired fountain at its center.
An outdoor splash fountain at the wing’s main entrance features bronze sculptures by The Haas Brothers.
Police said they were dispatched to an unknown trouble call shortly after 3:45 a.m. when a person at the Post Parkside apartments reported that a man who was standing on the fountain was shouting for help.
Some water fountains at Geneva schools have been shut down due to lead levels found in the water there.
Curry had been watching the employee — identified Friday as Loomis Security Officer Carlos Freijo — from the Wawa fountain drink machine as Freijo opened the ATM, according to the affidavit.
Del Taco: The chain has its regular Tuesday special of three value tacos for $1.29 between 3 and 11 p.m. Also sign up for Del Taco’s Raving Fan eClub at www.deltaco.com/epic to get a free medium fountain drink with purchase of any Epic Burrito.
Two years later, Jeanne McCue offered to contribute $3,500 for a new fountain at that site.
Though there had been long-ago predictions of such activity, no one was prepared for just how spectacular the frosty fountains can be.
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Origin and Etymology of fountain
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymscradle, font, source, fountainhead, origin, root, seedbed, spring, well, wellspring
Related Wordsbeginning, commencement, dawn, day one, genesis, get-go (also git-go), inception, incipience, incipiency, kickoff, launch, morning, nascence, nascency, onset, outset, start, threshold; baseline, first base, ground zero, square one
First Known Use of fountain
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- He was a fountain of wisdom.
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