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  • 21spout — /spaʊt / (say spowt) verb (t) 1. to discharge or emit (a liquid, etc.) in a stream with some force. 2. Colloquial to utter or declaim in an oratorical manner. –verb (i) 3. to discharge a liquid, etc., in a jet or continuous stream. 4. to issue… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 22spout — n. & v. n. 1 a a projecting tube or lip through which a liquid etc. is poured from a teapot, kettle, jug, etc., or issues from a fountain, pump, etc. b a sloping trough down which a thing may be shot into a receptacle. c hist. a lift serving a… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 23spout — I. verb Etymology: Middle English; akin to Middle Dutch spoiten to spout, Old English spīwan to spew Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. to eject (as liquid) in a stream < wells spouting oil > 2. a. to speak or utter readily, volubly, and at&#8230; …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 24spout — noun 1》 a projecting tube or lip through or over which liquid can be poured from a container. 2》 a stream of liquid issuing with great force. 3》 a pipe, trough, or chute for conveying liquid, grain, etc.     ↘historical a lift in a pawnshop used&#8230; …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 25spout — 1. verb 1) lava was spouting from the crater Syn: spurt, gush, spew, erupt, shoot, squirt, spray; disgorge, discharge, emit, belch forth 2) there he is, spouting off about religion, as usual Syn …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 26spout — [spaʊt] noun [C] I a part of a container that is shaped like a tube and is used for pouring liquid II verb spout [spaʊt] 1) [I/T] if a liquid spouts from somewhere, or if something spouts it, a lot of it comes out fast and continuously 2) [T]&#8230; …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 27spout — [[t]spaʊt[/t]] v. t. 1) to discharge in a stream or jet: volcanoes spouting ash and lava[/ex] 2) to state or declaim volubly or in a pompous manner: spouting theories on foreign policy[/ex] 3) to issue in a jet or continuous stream 4) to issue&#8230; …

    From formal English to slang

  • 28spout — viesulas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Stiprus, nedidelį plotą apimantis beveik vertikalios ašies oro sūkurys, susidarantis iš kamuolinių debesų. Viesulo skersmuo būna iki kelių šimtų metrų. Jo slinkimo greitis – 10–20 m/s …

    Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 29spout —  1. v. Orate.  2. up the spout In pawn. In trouble …

    A concise dictionary of English slang

  • 30spout — n. [ME. spouten, to vomit] (MOLLUSCA: Gastropoda) A rudimentary siphonal canal …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 31spout — 1. noun a) a tube or lip through which liquid is poured or discharged b) a stream of liquid 2. verb a) to gush …

    Wiktionary

  • 32SPOUT — System Peripheral Output Utility ( &GT; IEEE Standard Dictionary ) …

    Acronyms

  • 33Spout — 1. chamber of a rifle; 2. or declaim in an oratorical manner …

    Dictionary of Australian slang

  • 34spout — Australian Slang 1. chamber of a rifle; 2. or declaim in an oratorical manner …

    English dialects glossary

  • 35spout — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. tube, pipe, trough, nozzle, rainspout, gargoyle; jet, spurt, geyser, waterspout. See egress, water. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. squirt, discharge, pour, spew; see emit 1 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) I …

    English dictionary for students

  • 36spout — see SPIT …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 37SPOUT — System Peripheral Output Utility ( &GT; IEEE Standard Dictionary ) …

    Acronyms von A bis Z

  • 38spout — spaÊŠt n. tube through which something is poured, nozzle; drainpipe; stream of liquid; waterspout; spurt; pawnshop (Slang) v. discharge liquid in a stream, gush, spurt, flow; recite pompously, give a speech; talk excitedly …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 39spout — pouts …

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  • 40spout v — Save the whales, spouted Tom …

    English expressions