Definition of pour
- poured drinks for everyone
- poured money into the project
- poured out his feelings
- complaints poured in
- poured in 30 points
He carefully poured the water into her glass.
Pour the sauce over the pasta.
She poured salt into the palm of her hand and then sprinkled it over the stew.
The smokestacks poured out thick clouds of black smoke.
The burst pipe poured out water.
The concrete foundation has been poured.
Can I pour you some lemonade?
Smoke poured out from the chimney.
Sweat was pouring from her brow.
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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