Origin of pour
OTHER WORDS FROM pour
How to use pour in a sentence
As zealots poured in from Arkansas and Mississippi, a wire service reporter got punched in the ribs.
He poured millions into building Foxcatcher Farm, a wrestling facility boasting top-of-the-line weight machines.
Sweat poured from underneath his helmet and down the thin points of his sandy blond hair.
Tumid and unstoppable, there is little that new wallpaper or re-poured driveways can do to disguise it.
To get there Tata poured capital into British plants and research and hired thousands of workers.
The clock struck ten, and clerks poured in faster than ever, each one in a greater perspiration than his predecessor.The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club, v. 2(of 2)|Charles Dickens
There wanted but a month to the acceptable season when claims upon the house poured in which could not be put off.
She poured out some chocolate, took it hurriedly, and quitted the room, leaving her husband in a disheartening reverie.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
His pacing had brought him to the opposite end of the board, where stood the cup of wine madame had poured for Marius.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
The skirmishers crept carefully forward, and at the word poured a volley into the bushes across the stream.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
British Dictionary definitions for pour
Derived forms of pourpourer, noun
Word Origin for pour
usage for pour
Other Idioms and Phrases with pour
In addition to the idioms beginning with pour
- pour cold water on
- pour oil on troubled waters
- pour on the coal
- pour out one's heart
- it never rains but it pours