Synonyms of spout in English:

spout


See definition of spout

verb

1‘lava was spouting from the crater’

SYNONYMS

spurt, gush, spew, pour, stream, rush, erupt, surge, shoot, pump, squirt, spray, flow, issue

disgorge, discharge, emit, belch forth

2‘he began to spout off about the decline of the welfare state’

SYNONYMS

hold forth, sound off, go on, talk at length, expatiate, pontificate, declaim, orate, rant, sermonize

informal mouth off, speechify, spiel

rare perorate


noun

1‘a tough metal can with a handy pouring spout’

SYNONYMS

nozzle, lip, rose

technical sparkler, spile


Phrases

    up the spout

      1‘my computer's up the spout’

      SYNONYMS

      faulty, damaged, broken, defective, unsound

      not working, not functioning, non-functioning, malfunctioning, in disrepair, inoperative, out of commission, out of order, not in working order, broken down, out of kilter, down

      on the blink, on its last legs, kaput, bust, busted, conked out, acting up, playing up, gone haywire, gone phut, finished, done for, wonky, dud, duff

      knackered

      vulgar slang

      buggered

      ANTONYMS

      working, fixed

      2‘his daughter's up the spout’

      SYNONYMS

      pregnant, expecting a baby, having a baby, with a baby on the way, having a child, expectant, carrying a child

      enceinte

      expecting, in the family way, expecting a happy event, preggers, preggy, with a bun in the oven, with one in the oven, up the pole

      in the club, up the duff, in the pudding club, up the stick

      North American

      knocked up, having swallowed a watermelon seed

      Australian

      preggo, clucky, with a joey in the pouch

      dated

      in trouble, in pod

      archaic

      with child, big with child, heavy with child, in a delicate condition, in an interesting condition, childing, on the way

      technical

      gravid, parturient

      rare

      impregnate

      North American rare

      infanticipating, storked