pump (someone or something) full of (something)

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Definition of pump (someone or something) full of (something)

: to fill (someone or something) with (something) by using a pump They pumped the balloon full of helium. often used figuratively She was pumped full of antibiotics/caffeine.He pulled out a gun and threatened to pump them full of bullets/lead.

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“Pump (someone or something) full of (something).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pump%20%28someone%20or%20something%29%20full%20of%20%28something%29. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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