pour forth


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Verb1.pour forth - pour out in drops or small quantities or as if in drops or small quantities; "shed tears"; "spill blood"; "God shed His grace on Thee"
pour - cause to run; "pour water over the floor"
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And all complaining, accusing?" Thus speakest thou to thyself; and therefore, O my soul, wilt thou rather smile than pour forth thy grief--
--Than in gushing tears pour forth all thy grief concerning thy fulness, and concerning the craving of the vine for the vintager and vintage-knife!
Presently an Indian warrior galloped past the camp towards the village, and in a little while the legions began to pour forth.
Millions will pour forth from there"- he pointed to the merchants' hall- "but our business is to supply men and not spare ourselves...
379-381) `Telphusa, you were not, after all, to keep to yourself this lovely place by deceiving my mind, and pour forth your clear flowing water: here my renown shall also be and not yours alone?'
WHEN the woods again began to pour forth the dark-hued masses of the enemy the youth felt serene self-confidence.
* From vast underground caverns, working class armies pour forth to defend their home and family.
Earnings continue pour forth, with Allergan +1.2% after a profit beat, among others including McDonald's.
'Day after day, they pour forth speech; night after night, they reveal knowledge' (Psalm 19:2).
I stood with a pro-life group on a Sunday reciting prayers to the good Lord, beseeching Him to pour forth his graces on us, especially on mothers to embrace their unborn babies so that they didn't have their babies killed by unscrupulous and greedy abortionists.
If a builder can extol the beauty of a brick and a plumber can pour forth about a particular style of pipe, then surely the rest of us are equally capable of applauding the things we appreciate, rather than wasting our breath sniping at things we haven't actually got the capacity to change.
'We beg the Lord to pour forth upon us the passion not for vengeance but for justice,' he said.