Usage examples for pouring

  1. Uncle Tom and Jack came on board to breakfast, and we spent a jolly morning, in spite of the pouring rain. – A Yacht Voyage Round England by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. She heard him pouring out, but she could not turn her head. – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  3. And as he was pouring out a glass of wine for her and she seized his hand to stop him, she felt a comforting glow steal up her arm as far as her shoulder. – Bertha Garlan by Arthur Schnitzler
  4. He was not a moment too soon, for full between the two halves of the party came a pouring torrent of ash. – The Boy With the U. S. Life-Savers by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  5. His wretched sensations at the pouring of a storm of tears from the exhausted creature, caused Arabella to rise and say to Mrs. Chump kindly, " Now let me take you to bed." – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  6. About me were men, my own men- pressed together back to back, meeting as best they could the tide pouring against them from two sides. – Love Under Fire by Randall Parrish
  7. It was to Barry as if his father's hand were upon his shoulder, and before he was aware he was pouring out the miserable story of his own sad failure as a chaplain. – The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land by Ralph Connor
  8. She went over to where he stood by the animals, pouring a very little water from the cans carried by the pack mule for each one. – The Eye of Dread by Payne Erskine
  9. And," he concluded with a rush, pouring back into his chair, " I should like you all to drink their health!" – A Damsel in Distress by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
  10. Then, if you don't think of it in connection with pouring tea, let me tell you what I think of when I sit on this veranda. – The Last Shot by Frederick Palmer
  11. Evie was pouring me out more tea. – The Debit Account by Oliver Onions
  12. " You'd better have some of this first," he said, pouring out a cup of the coffee he had made, which stood ready on the stove. – A Girl of the Klondike by Victoria Cross
  13. Blazing heat had been pouring over the mine since six o'clock; there seemed to have been no night. – Sisters by Kathleen Norris
  14. This will be assisted by pouring small quantities of oil and water down the animal's throat. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  15. Mrs. Jowett was pouring out a second cup of tea for Mrs. Duff- Whalley when she said, " And have you heard about dear little Jean Jardine?" – Penny Plain by Anna Buchan (writing as O. Douglas)
  16. With anxious, despairing eyes, they watched the window from which great clouds of smoke were pouring now, mingled with tiny tongues of flame. – Bert Wilson's Fadeaway Ball by J. W. Duffield
  17. He felt a cold breath of wind through the room and presently he discovered that the door was open and the outer air was pouring in. – The Golden Age in Transylvania by Mór Jókai
  18. May sent another pouring rain, and no going out was to be thought of. – A Letter of Credit by Susan Warner
  19. Rintzeva sat on a box pouring out the tea. – Resurrection by Maude, Louise Shanks
  20. Andrew says that money is pouring into the city, even from other states. – Andrew the Glad by Maria Thompson Daviess