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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pour outverb

    express without restraint

    "The woman poured out her frustrations as the judge listened"

  2. decant, pour, pour outverb

    pour out

    "the sommelier decanted the wines"

  3. spill over, spill out, pour outverb

    be disgorged

    "The crowds spilled out into the streets"

  4. effuse, pour outverb

    pour out

    "effused brine"


  1. pour outverb

    To serve a drink into a cup or glass.

  2. pour outverb

    To distribute or spread (something), as if it were a liquid.

  3. pour outverb

    To leave a place quickly, and in large numbers.

  4. pour outverb

    To talk volubly and deeply. Usually implies telling the truth.


  1. pour out

    To pour out generally means to cause something, typically a liquid, to flow out from a container to another. However, it can also be used in a metaphorical sense to express a strong and often uncontrolled expression of feelings or emotions.

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Anagrams for pour out »

  1. outpour

  2. up or out

  3. up-or-out

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pour out in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pour out in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of pour out in a Sentence

  1. Pete Stavros:

    Private equity is all about alignment. You put the right incentives in place and do the broader engagement work to show people you actually care, and the results start to pour out.

  2. Unknown:

    A friend is one to whom you can pour out the contents of your heart, chaff and grain alike. Knowing that the gentlest of hands will take and sift it, keep what is worth keeping and with a breath of kindness, blow the rest away.

  3. Letitia Elizabeth Landon:

    The free pen, prone to pour out the suggestions of artless affection, vivid imagination, or domestic anecdote, is as much woman's especial instrument as the needle.

  4. Pasco County Sheriff Chris Nocco:

    Our hearts and prayers pour out to the family and friends of Kathleen Moore. I know you were all searching for a better resolution, and we all were, but unfortunately, this is what we have.

  5. Arabic Proverb:

    A friend is one to whom one can pour out all the contents of one's heart, chaff and grain together, knowing that the gentlest of hands will take and sift it, keeping what is worth keeping, and, with the breath of kindness, blow the rest away.

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    take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom
    A abduct
    B elate
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