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POUR OUT

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does pour out mean? 

POUR OUT (verb)
  The verb POUR OUT has 4 senses:

1. express without restraint
2. pour out
3. be disgorged
4. pour out

  Familiarity information: POUR OUT used as a verb is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


POUR OUT (verb)


Sense 1pour out [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Express without restraint

Classified under:

Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing

Context example:

The woman poured out her frustrations as the judge listened

Hypernyms (to "pour out" is one way to...):

express; give tongue to; utter; verbalise; verbalize (articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s something


Sense 2pour out [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Pour out

Classified under:

Verbs of walking, flying, swimming

Synonyms:

decant; pour out; pour

Context example:

the sommelier decanted the wines

Hypernyms (to "pour out" is one way to...):

pour (cause to run)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s something PP


Sense 3pour out [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Be disgorged

Classified under:

Verbs of walking, flying, swimming

Synonyms:

spill out; spill over; pour out

Context example:

The crowds spilled out into the streets

Hypernyms (to "pour out" is one way to...):

pour; pullulate; stream; swarm; teem (move in large numbers)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s PP


Sense 4pour out [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Pour out

Classified under:

Verbs of walking, flying, swimming

Synonyms:

effuse; pour out

Context example:

effused brine

Hypernyms (to "pour out" is one way to...):

pour (cause to run)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s something


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