- pump box,
- pump gun,
- pump iron,
- pump lung,
- pump room,
- pump up,
Origin of pump priming
Examples from the Web for pump priming
A certain amount of Keynesian pump-priming, of the right sort, won't do any harm—but it probably won-t do much good either.
A certain amount of Keynesian pump-priming, of the right sort, won't do any harm - but it probably won't do much good either.
Informally, government spending to increase purchasing power and stimulate the economy.