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spout

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1 a pipe or channel for carrying off water from a roof

  • during the winter, runoff from the spout tends to freeze over and form a dangerous patch of ice on the walkway
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2 a usually forceful stream of fluid discharged from a narrow opening

  • kids cooling off under the spout of water from an opened fire hydrant
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spout

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1 to flow out in great quantities or with force

  • water spouting from the hose
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2 to talk loudly and wildly

  • a self-important loudmouth who is always spouting about the mess that politicians have made of everything
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3 to violently throw out or off (something from within)

  • the drain suddenly spouted water and debris
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