Synonyms of pour in English:


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1‘blood was pouring from his nose’


stream, flow, run, gush, cascade, course, spout, jet, spurt, flood, surge, spill, rush, well, spew, discharge

British informal sloosh

rare disembogue

2‘Amy poured more wine into his glass’


tip, let flow, dribble, drizzle, splash, spill, decant, discharge

informal slosh, glug, slop

archaic circumfuse

3‘the sky was black and it was pouring with rain’


rain hard, rain heavily, teem down, pelt down, tip down, beat down, lash down, sheet down, come down in sheets, come down in torrents, rain cats and dogs

informal be chucking it down

British informal bucket down, come down in bucketloads, come down in buckets, come down by the bucketful, come down in stair rods, tipple down

North American informal rain pitchforks

British vulgar slang piss down

4‘people poured off the train’


throng, crowd, swarm, stream, flood, gush, teem


    pour out

      ‘the words were just pouring out and I didn't know how to control them’


      gush out, spew out, spurt out, spout out


      flow, issue, emerge, come out, come forth, come

    pour something out

      1‘the remaining liquid is poured out’


      drain, decant, pour off, draw off, siphon off, tap, tip, discharge, transfer

      disgorge, discharge, eject, emit, expel, evacuate, empty, spit out, spew out, belch forth, spout

      vomit, regurgitate, throw up



      2‘Tchaikovsky poured out his innermost feelings in hundreds of letters’


      express, voice, vent, give vent to, give expression to, vocalize, give voice to, put in words, give utterance to, communicate, declare, state, set forth, bring into the open, make public, assert, divulge, reveal, proclaim, announce, raise, table, air, ventilate, mention, talk of, point out, go into

      utter, say, speak, articulate, enunciate, pronounce, mouth


      come out with