Adjective: pouring po-ring
Verb: pour por
- Flowing profusely
"pouring flood waters";
- Cause to run
"pour water over the floor"
- Move in large numbers
"people were pouring out of the theatre";
- swarm, stream, teem, pullulate
- Cause (a liquid) to flow out from a container
"the sommelier poured the wines";
- decant, pour out
- Flow in a spurt
"Water poured all over the floor"
- Supply in large amounts or quantities
"We poured money into the education of our children"
- Rain heavily
"Put on your rain coat-- it's pouring outside!";
- pelt, stream, rain cats and dogs, rain buckets, bucket [Brit], teem, tip [Brit], chuck [Brit], chuck it down [Brit]
See also: pour down, running
Type of: course, crowd, crowd together, displace, feed, flow, furnish, move, provide, rain, rain down, render, run, supply
Encyclopedia: Pouring Pour