pump out

phrasal verb
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of pump out

informal
: to produce (something) quickly and frequently
  • The author pumps out a book every year.

Word by Word Definitions

pump play
  1. : a device that raises, transfers, delivers, or compresses fluids or that attenuates gases especially by suction or pressure or both

  2. : heart

  3. : an act or the process of pumping

  1. : to work a pump : raise or move a fluid with a pump

  2. : to exert oneself to pump or as if to pump something

  3. : to move in a manner that resembles the action of a pump handle

  1. : a shoe that grips the foot chiefly at the toe and heel

out play
  1. : in a direction away from the inside or center

  2. : outside

  3. : from among others

  1. : eject, oust

  2. : to identify publicly as being such secretly

  3. : to become publicly known

  1. used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. : situated outside : external

  2. : out-of-bounds

  3. : situated at a distance : outlying

  1. : outside

  2. : one who is out of office or power or on the outside

  3. : an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball

  1. : in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats


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