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pour (v.)

c. 1300, of unknown origin, not in Old English; perhaps from Old French (Flanders dialect) purer "to sift (grain), pour out (water)," from Latin purare "to purify," from purus "pure" (see pure). Replaced Old English geotan. Intransitive sense from 1530s. Related: Poured; pouring; pourable. As a noun from 1790.

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Definitions of pour from WordNet

pour (v.)
cause to run;
pour water over the floor
pour (v.)
move in large numbers;
people were pouring out of the theater
Synonyms: swarm / stream / teem / pullulate
pour (v.)
pour out;
Synonyms: decant / pour out
pour (v.)
flow in a spurt;
Water poured all over the floor
pour (v.)
supply in large amounts or quantities;
We poured money into the education of our children
pour (v.)
rain heavily;
Put on your rain coat-- it's pouring outside!
Synonyms: pelt / stream / rain cats and dogs / rain buckets
From wordnet.princeton.edu