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squirt

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of squirt

  1. to flow out in great quantities or with force water squirting out of the faucet Synonyms jet, pour, rush, spew, spout, spurt, gush, swooshRelated Words cascade, issue, roll, run, stream; plash, slosh, splash, wash; surge, swell; flush, sluice; deluge, drown, engulf, flood, inundate, overflow, overwhelm, submerge, submerse, swamp; fountainNear Antonyms spatter, sprinkle; bleed, exude, leak, ooze, percolate, seep, strain, weepAntonyms dribble, drip, drop, trickle


squirt

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of squirt

  1. 1 a usually forceful stream of fluid discharged from a narrow opening added a squirt of lemon juice to the baked haddock Synonyms spout, spurt, jetRelated Words flush, gush, spew; spit, spray, spritz; geyser, spouter; blast, burst

  2. 2 a young person who is between infancy and adulthood I am fond of the little squirt, I'll admit Synonyms bairn [chiefly Scottish], bambino, bud, chap [Southern & Midland], chick, cub, juvenile, kid, kiddie (also kiddy), kiddo, moppet, sprat, sprout, child, whelp, youngling, youngster, youthRelated Words adolescent, minor; kindergartner (also kindergartener), preschooler, rug rat [slang], schoolboy, schoolchild, schoolgirl, schoolkid; babe, baby, bantling, infant, neonate, nestling, newborn, toddler, tot, tyke (also tike), weanling; brat, devil, hellion, imp, jackanapes, mischief, monkey, rapscallion, rascal, rogue, urchin, whippersnapper; cherub; preteen, preteen-ager, subteen, teen, teenager, teener, teenybopper, tween; lad, nipper, shaver, stripling, tad; bobby-soxer, hoyden, tomboyNear Antonyms middle-ager; ancient, elder, golden-ager, oldster, old-timer, senior, senior citizenAntonyms adult, grown-up


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