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Spout vs. Squirt

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Spoutnoun

A tube or lip through which liquid or steam is poured or discharged.

‘I dropped my china teapot, and its spout broke.’;

Squirtnoun

An instrument from which a liquid is forcefully ejected in a small, quick stream.

Spoutnoun

A stream of liquid.

Squirtnoun

A small, quick stream; a jet.

Spoutnoun

The mixture of air and water thrown up from the blowhole of a whale.

Squirtnoun

(hydrodynamics) The whole system of flow in the vicinity of a source.

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Spoutverb

(intransitive) To gush forth in a jet or stream

‘Water spouts from a hole.’;

Squirtnoun

A burst of noise.

Spoutverb

(ambitransitive) To eject water or liquid in a jet.

‘The whale spouted.’;

Squirtnoun

(slang) An annoyingly pretentious person; a whippersnapper.

Spoutverb

(intransitive) To speak tediously or pompously.

Squirtnoun

A small child.

‘Hey squirt! Where you been?’;

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Spoutverb

(transitive) To utter magniloquently; to recite in an oratorical or pompous manner.

Squirtnoun

Female ejaculate.

Spoutverb

To pawn; to pledge.

‘to spout a watch’;

Squirtverb

To be thrown out, or ejected, in a rapid stream, from a narrow orifice.

‘The toothpaste squirted from the tube.’;

Spoutverb

To throw out forcibly and abundantly, as liquids through an orifice or a pipe; to eject in a jet; as, an elephant spouts water from his trunk.

‘Who kept Jonas in the fish's mawTill he was spouted up at Ninivee?’; ‘Next on his belly floats the mighty whale . . . He spouts the tide.’;

Squirtverb

To cause to be ejected, in a rapid stream, from a narrow orifice.

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Spoutverb

To utter magniloquently; to recite in an oratorical or pompous manner.

‘Pray, spout some French, son.’;

Squirtverb

(transitive) To hit with a rapid stream of liquid.

Spoutverb

To pawn; to pledge; as, to spout a watch.

Squirtverb

To throw out or utter words rapidly; to prate.

Spoutverb

To issue with violence, or in a jet, as a liquid through a narrow orifice, or from a spout; as, water spouts from a hole; blood spouts from an artery.

‘All the glittering hillIs bright with spouting rills.’;

Squirtverb

To ejaculate.

Spoutverb

To eject water or liquid in a jet.

Squirtverb

To drive or eject in a stream out of a narrow pipe or orifice; as, to squirt water.

‘The hard-featured miscreant coolly rolled his tobacco in his cheek, and squirted the juice into the fire grate.’;

Spoutverb

To utter a speech, especially in a pompous manner.

Squirtverb

To be thrown out, or ejected, in a rapid stream, from a narrow orifice; - said of liquids.

Spoutnoun

That through which anything spouts; a discharging lip, pipe, or orifice; a tube, pipe, or conductor of any kind through which a liquid is poured, or by which it is conveyed in a stream from one place to another; as, the spout of a teapot; a spout for conducting water from the roof of a building.

‘In whales . . . an ejection thereof [water] is contrived by a fistula, or spout, at the head.’; ‘From silver spouts the grateful liquors glide.’;

Squirtverb

Hence, to throw out or utter words rapidly; to prate.

Spoutnoun

A trough for conducting grain, flour, etc., into a receptacle.

Squirtnoun

An instrument out of which a liquid is ejected in a small stream with force.

Spoutnoun

A discharge or jet of water or other liquid, esp. when rising in a column; also, a waterspout.

Squirtnoun

A small, quick stream; a jet.

Spoutnoun

an opening that allows the passage of liquids or grain

Squirtnoun

The whole system of flow in the vicinity of a source.

Spoutverb

gush forth in a sudden stream or jet;

‘water gushed forth’;

Squirtnoun

a youngster.

Spoutverb

talk in a noisy, excited, or declamatory manner

Squirtnoun

a short, overly assertive, or impudent person, especially when young; - used in contempt.

Squirtnoun

someone who is small and insignificant

Squirtnoun

the occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid)

Squirtverb

cause to come out in a squirt;

‘the boy squirted water at his little sister’;

Squirtverb

wet with a spurt of liquid;

‘spurt the wall with water’;

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