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Synonyms for pump

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pump(noun)

    a mechanical device that moves fluid or gas by pressure or suction

    ticker, heart

  2. heart, pump, ticker(noun)

    the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions move the blood through the body

    "he stood still, his heart thumping wildly"

    affection, affectionateness, substance, philia, meat, centre, center, tenderness, core, marrow, sum, nerve, ticker, nub, kernel, nitty-gritty, spirit, gist, watch, warmness, inwardness, pith, heart, bosom, essence, mettle, warmheartedness, heart and soul, fondness, spunk, stock ticker, eye, middle

  3. pump(verb)

    a low-cut shoe without fastenings

    ticker, heart

  4. pump(verb)

    operate like a pump; move up and down, like a handle or a pedal

    "pump the gas pedal"

  5. pump(verb)

    deliver forth

    "pump bullets into the dummy"

  6. pump(verb)

    draw or pour with a pump

  7. pump(verb)

    supply in great quantities

    "Pump money into a project"

  8. pump(verb)

    flow intermittently

  9. pump(verb)

    move up and down

    "The athlete pumps weights in the gym"

  10. pump(verb)

    raise (gases or fluids) with a pump

  11. pump(verb)

    question persistently

    "She pumped the witnesses for information"

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. pump

    cross-examine, interrogate, cross-quest iou

    prime, indoctrinate, instruct, cram

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    pumping, bomb, pumps, pompe, bomba, pomp, pdp, pombe, inject, faucet, pumphouse

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. pump

    See Penis pump

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