Definitions for wellspringˈwɛlˌsprɪŋ

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word wellspring

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wellhead, wellspring(noun)

    the source of water for a well

  2. well, wellspring, fountainhead(noun)

    an abundant source

    "she was a well of information"

Wiktionary

  1. wellspring(Noun)

    The source of water for a stream, spring or well; a fountainhead; a wellhead.

  2. wellspring(Noun)

    A source of something.

  3. Origin: From wellespring, from wiellspring, wiellgespring, corresponding to . More at well, spring.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wellspring(noun)

    a fountain; a spring; a source of continual supply

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