pouring 1 of 2

as in rainy
marked by or abounding with rain a pouring, miserable day

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pouring

2 of 2

verb

present participle of pour
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as in streaming
to cause to flow in a stream she lifted the teakettle and poured some hot water from the spout

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as in raining
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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as in heaping
to give readily and in large quantities repeatedly poured money into the revitalization of the downtown area

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“Pouring.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pouring. Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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