noun Midland U.S.
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Words nearby spouting
Definition for spouting (2 of 2)
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of spout
OTHER WORDS FROM spoutspout·er, nounspout·less, adjectivespout·like, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for spouting
Spouting off against police online has become criminalized in recent weeks.Politicians Only Love Journalists When They're Dead|Luke O’Neil|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
No more allowing people to justify their bigotry by spouting a cherry-picked Bible verse.Dear Leelah, We Will Fight On For You: A Letter to a Dead Trans Teen|Parker Molloy|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In the meantime, Welby is not, at least, spouting ugly bigotry.
Never mind whatever podcast, Vine, Tumblr, talk radio host or triple-digit cable network is spouting off about at the moment.Hillary’s Outside Enforcers Are Led by a Former Foe|David Freedlander|July 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And to let you comprehend whether you are heir to that civilization or spouting hot air about it.My Commencement Speech to Rutgers’ Geniuses: Go Forth and Fail|P. J. O’Rourke|May 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He found a walnut shell out of which the water was spouting as from a fountain.The Book of Stories for the Storyteller|Fanny E. Coe
When they fell in the river they threw up columns of water like spouting monsters of the deep.Erskine Dale--Pioneer|John Fox
You had only to look at these brown figures trying to flank the spouting guns.The Guarded Heights|Wadsworth Camp
The cause of its spouting upward would be the weight or pressure of the water in the tank.ABC of Electricity|William Henry Meadowcroft
Then, dragging the spouting carcase to the line, he began to make fast the feet preparatory to the hauling of it up.The King's Assegai|Bertram Mitford
British Dictionary definitions for spouting (1 of 2)
- a rainwater downpipe on the exterior of a building
- such pipes collectively
British Dictionary definitions for spouting (2 of 2)
- ruined or lostany hope of rescue is right up the spout