Hindi translation of 'pour'
pour /pɔː पॉ/
Word forms: pours, pouring, poured
1. transitive verb
If you pour a liquid, you make it flow steadily out of a container by holding the container at an angle.
She poured some water into a plastic bowl.
2. transitive verb
If you pour someone a drink, you fill a cup or glass with it so that they can drink it.
He poured himself a glass of milk.
3. intransitive verb
When a liquid or other substance pours somewhere, it flows there quickly and in large quantities.
There was smoke pouring from all four engines.
Tears poured down both our faces.
4. intransitive verb
When it rains very heavily, you can say that it is pouring.
The rain was pouring down.
They left the school in pouring rain.
5. intransitive verb
If people pour into or out of a place, they go there quickly and in large numbers.
At six p.m. people poured out of the offices.
6. intransitive verb
If something pours into a place, a lot of it is obtained or given.
तांता बंध जाना
Letters and cards of support have been pouring in.
If you pour out a drink, you fill a cup or glass with it.
Carefully and slowly he poured the water out.
Copyright © 2014 by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
Example Sentences Including 'pour'
First the smoke, then the tear gas, then the men would pour in.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Cherry sat beside her and tried to pour a little water between her lips.Desperadoes
Leaning forward to pour him out a drink, she said jerkily, `I've just been telling Paul the whole horrible story.Unreasonable Doubt
Trends of 'pour'
View usage over:
'pour' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يَسْكُب
- Brazilian Portuguese: despejar
- Chinese: 灌注
- Croatian: lijevati
- Czech: lít nalít
- Danish: hælde
- Dutch: schenken
- European Spanish: verter
- Finnish: kaataa nestettä tms.
- French: verser
- German: gießen
- Greek: χύνω
- Italian: versare
- Japanese: 流す
- Korean: (...에) 붓다
- Norwegian: helle
- Polish: nalać lać
- Portuguese: despejar
- Romanian: a turna
- Russian: лить
- Spanish: verter
- Swedish: hälla
- Thai: เท
- Turkish: akmak
- Ukrainian: лити налити
- Vietnamese: rót
Translation of pour from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary