Synonyms for pour

Synonyms for (verb) pour

Synonyms: swarm, teem, stream, pullulate, pour

Definition: move in large numbers

Usage: people were pouring out of the theater; beggars pullulated in the plaza

Similar words: crowd, crowd together

Definition: to gather together in large numbers

Usage: men in straw boaters and waxed mustaches crowded the verandah


Synonyms: pour

Definition: flow in a spurt

Usage: Water poured all over the floor

Similar words: flow, feed, course, run

Definition: move along, of liquids

Usage: Water flowed into the cave; the Missouri feeds into the Mississippi


Synonyms: pour

Definition: cause to run

Usage: pour water over the floor

Similar words: displace, move

Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant


Synonyms: pour, pour out, decant

Definition: pour out

Usage: the sommelier decanted the wines

Similar words: pour

Definition: cause to run

Usage: pour water over the floor


Synonyms: pour

Definition: supply in large amounts or quantities

Usage: We poured money into the education of our children

Similar words: supply, render, provide, furnish

Definition: give something useful or necessary to

Usage: We provided the room with an electrical heater


Synonyms: pelt, pour, rain buckets, rain cats and dogs, stream

Definition: rain heavily

Usage: Put on your rain coat-- it's pouring outside!

Similar words: rain, rain down

Definition: precipitate as rain

Usage: If it rains much more, we can expect some flooding