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outpour

[ noun out-pawr, -pohr; verb out-pawr, -pohr ]
/ noun ˈaʊtˌpɔr, -ˌpoʊr; verb ˌaʊtˈpɔr, -ˈpoʊr /
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noun

verb (used with object)

to pour out.

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Origin of outpour

First recorded in 1665–75; out- + pour

OTHER WORDS FROM outpour

outpourer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for outpour

outpour

noun (ˈaʊtˌpɔː)

the act of flowing or pouring out
something that pours out

verb (ˌaʊtˈpɔː)

to pour or cause to pour out freely or rapidly
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