English dictionary definition of:

pump


Noun

  • a mechanical device that moves fluid or gas by pressure or suction
  • a low-cut shoe without fastenings
  • the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions move the blood through the body

Verb

  • question persistently
  • deliver forth
  • operate like a pump; move up and down, like a handle or a pedal
  • raise (gases or fluids) with a pump
  • move up and down
  • draw or pour with a pump
  • flow intermittently
  • supply in great quantities

Thesaurus

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Spellzone course content

View spelling list Starter Course: Unit 4: Section 1 and learn about the word pump in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit Starter course: Final consonant blends.

Scrabble score for pump


Scrabble score = 10

generated at 04:58:17 on 19-01-20

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