pour on

Definition of pour on

  1. :  to produce a lot of (something) in order to achieve something The defense poured the pressure on in the second half of the game. He really poured on the charm to get her to have dinner with him.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to cause to flow in a stream

    :  to dispense from a container

    :  to supply or produce freely or copiously

  1. :  the action of pouring :  stream

    :  an instance of pouring or an amount poured

    :  a heavy fall of rain :  downpour

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capable of being understood in two ways

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