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Meaning of GEYSER

Pronunciation:  'gIzur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a spring that discharges hot water and steam
  2. [v]  to overflow like a geyser

GEYSER is a 6 letter word that starts with G.


 See Also: brim over, fountain, natural spring, Old Faithful, outflow, outpouring, overflow, overrun, run over, spring, well over



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Gey"ser\, n. [Icel. geysir, fr. geysa to rush furiously,
fr. gj[=o]sa to gush. Cf. {Gush}.]
A boiling spring which throws forth at frequent intervals
jets of water, mud, etc., driven up by the expansive power of

Note: Geysers were first known in Iceland, and later in New
      Zealand. In the Yellowstone region in the United States
      they are numerous, and some of them very powerful,
      throwing jets of boiling water and steam to a height of
      200 feet. They are grouped in several areas called
      geyser basins. The mineral matter, or geyserite, with
      which geyser water is charged, forms geyser cones about
      the orifice, often of great size and beauty.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing a geyser in your dream, symbolizes an outburst of emotion. You need to acknowledge and express you pent up anger and feelings before they explode.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: boiling water, flush, font, fount, fountain, gush, hot spring, hot water, jet, Old Faithful, rush, spew, spit, spout, spouter, spray, spritz, spurt, spurtle, squirt, steam, thermae, vapor