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poured

verb , past tense of pour

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1 to cause to flow in a stream
  • she lifted the teakettle and poured some hot water from the spout
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2 to move in a stream
  • water gently pouring down the canal toward the dam
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flowed, ran (also chiefly dialectal run), rolled, streamed

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3 to flow out in great quantities or with force
  • tears pouring down his cheeks
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4 to fall as water in a continuous stream of drops from the clouds
  • it's pouring outside, so you'd better take an umbrella
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5 to give readily and in large quantities
  • repeatedly poured money into the revitalization of the downtown area
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