pour into

phrasal verb

poured into; pouring into; pours into
: to spend (a large amount of money, time, energy, etc.) on (something)
She has poured thousands (of dollars) into the business.
He has been pouring all his time/resources into the project.

Examples of pour into in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The milk is hot and ready to pour into the to-go mug once the second pod is done. Bon Appétit Contributor, Bon Appétit, 4 Apr. 2024 Potential changes include the amount of concrete versus green space on properties and how dirty the water pouring into canals and waterways is allowed to be. Alex Harris, Miami Herald, 3 Apr. 2024 When water is poured into the tiny buckets, your little one will watch in awe as the wheel begins to move. Christin Perry, Parents, 29 Mar. 2024 And for the first time in recent memory, new money is pouring into Kemmerer's downtown, where the new Fossil Fuel Coffee Company recently opened, as well as a new modern restaurant and small grocery. Kirk Siegler, NPR, 28 Mar. 2024 Captain O’Day then headed below deck and noticed the water pouring into the ship. Charna Flam, Peoplemag, 27 Mar. 2024 By contrast, Gallego and the Republican nominee figure to inherit the money their parties and their allies will pour into the Senate race. Ronald J. Hansen, The Arizona Republic, 27 Mar. 2024 Obviously, many of the true winners are all too recognizable — nobody is showing up pretending to be Emma Stone — but there are scores of below-the-line recipients pouring into these parties who are much easier to impersonate, despite El Al-like security at the doors. Benjamin Svetkey, The Hollywood Reporter, 27 Mar. 2024 One Central Asian Ambassador privately admitted to me that advanced semiconductors are illicitly pouring into Russia from his country, with barely any resistance or even detection from any government officials. Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Fortune, 22 Mar. 2024

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“Pour into.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pour%20into. Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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