Synonyms of pouring


1. pour, move, displace

usage: cause to run; "pour water over the floor"

2. pour, swarm, stream, teem, pullulate, crowd, crowd together

usage: move in large numbers; "people were pouring out of the theater"; "beggars pullulated in the plaza"

3. decant, pour, pour out, pour

usage: pour out; "the sommelier decanted the wines"

4. pour, run, flow, feed, course

usage: flow in a spurt; "Water poured all over the floor"

5. pour, supply, provide, render, furnish

usage: supply in large amounts or quantities; "We poured money into the education of our children"

6. pour, pelt, stream, rain cats and dogs, rain buckets, rain, rain down

usage: rain heavily; "Put on your rain coat-- it's pouring outside!"


1. gushing, pouring, running(prenominal) (vs. standing)

usage: flowing profusely; "a gushing hydrant"; "pouring flood waters"

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