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pour 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Verb
/pôr/,
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poured, past participle; poured, past tense; pours, 3rd person singular present; pouring, present participle;
  1. (esp. of a liquid) Flow rapidly in a steady stream
    • - water poured off the roof
    • - words poured from his mouth
  2. Cause (a liquid) to flow from a container in a steady stream by holding the container at an angle
    • - she poured a little whiskey into a glass
  3. Serve (a drink) in this way
    • - she poured out a cup of tea
    • - Harry poured her a drink
  4. (of rain) Fall heavily
    • - the storm clouds gathered and the rain poured down
    • - it's pouring rain
  5. (of people or things) Come or go in a steady stream and in large numbers
    • - letters poured in
  6. Donate something, esp. money, to (a particular enterprise or project) in large amounts
    • - Belgium has been pouring money into the company
  7. Express one's feelings or thoughts in a full and unrestrained way
    • - in his letters, Edward poured out his hopes
  8. Dress oneself in (a tight-fitting piece of clothing)
    • - I poured myself into a short Lycra skirt

  1. cause to run; "pour water over the floor"
  2. move in large numbers; "people were pouring out of the theater"; "beggars pullulated in the plaza"
  3. decant: pour out; "the sommelier decanted the wines"
  4. supply in large amounts or quantities; "We poured money into the education of our children"
  5. rain heavily; "Put on your rain coat-- it's pouring outside!"
  6. Rain is liquid precipitation, as opposed to non-liquid kinds of precipitation such as snow, hail and sleet. Rain requires the presence of a thick layer of the atmosphere to have temperatures above the melting point of water near and above the Earth's surface. ...
  7. The act of pouring; Something, or an amount, poured; A stream, or something like a stream; especially a flood of precipitation; To cause to flow in a stream, as a liquid or anything flowing like a liquid, either out of a vessel or into it; To send forth as in a stream or a flood; to emit; to ...
  8. Discharge of molten metal from the ladle into the mold.
  9. An informal term referring to the production of a cast. It is derived from the action of pouring the casting material into the impression on the mold.
  10. cocktail party; "Universal held a pour for the press in New York to promote its upcoming release."
  11. to make a liquid or other substance flow out of or into a container by holding it at an angle
  12. How decent/strong a bar’s drinks are or, more often, how large and well poured a bar’s draft beers are.
  13. (v) içinе quyarģa, qotarırģa, quyarģa