Origin of fountain
OTHER WORDS FROM fountainfountained, adjectivefoun·tain·less, adjectivefoun·tain·like, adjectiveun·foun·tained, adjective
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How to use fountain in a sentence
They stood by a brick fountain outside the 50-foot buffer zone in which electioneering and harassment are prohibited.Pistols, a Hearse and Trucks Playing Chicken: Why Some Voters Felt Harassed and Intimidated at the Polls|by Adriana Gallardo, Maryam Jameel and Ryan McCarthy|December 4, 2020|ProPublica
The men’s bathroom at the local Regal here in upstate New York has had broken urinals and a broken water fountain since I moved here.
Luckily, newer fountain pen models are more reliable, with simple ink refills and secure caps that make these pens as mess free as they are beautiful.No-fuss fountain pens that make your note taking and letter writing more elegant|PopSci Commerce Team|September 15, 2020|Popular-Science
Still, this fountain runs low whenever something depends on the third party.
For every serious entrepreneur, there is a fountain of energy that never runs dry in doing things.
Terry Chung, an expert on fluidics and fountain systems, led the engineering of the mechanical systems.
Instead of the eight flavors a typical fountain could dispense, they might want 15 or 20.
He wandered into Fountain City, a suburb of Knoxville, where he fended for himself.Football Great Bob Suffridge Wanders Through the End Zone of Life|Paul Hemphill|September 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A few of those community leaders invited Scopes to the drugstore, bought him a fountain drink, and convinced him to stand trial.The Scopes Monkey Trial 2.0: It’s Not About the Stupid Science-Deniers|Michael Schulson|July 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Depending on who you ask, cardio exercise is either the fountain of youth or the ticket to an early grave.
At Buffalo, where this fountain was exhibited, it received honorable mention.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
John was baptizing at a large pool called Ænon-by-Saleim,—probably allegorical, meaning “Fountain of Repose.”Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
A clock was put above the spot where the fountain stood, in April, 1852, which cost £60.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
In the centre of many of the rooms there played a small fountain; in others there were four, one in each angle.
The Alle is not all on a level, but descends gradually from the springs to a fountain which is at the opposite end.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay