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Meaning of SQUIRT

Pronunciation:  skwurt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid)
  2. [n]  someone who is small and insignificant
  3. [v]  wet with a spurt of liquid; "spurt the wall with water"
  4. [v]  cause to come out in a squirt, of liquids
 

SQUIRT is a 6 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: eject, force out, jet, pip-squeak, small fry, spirt, spurt, squeeze out
 
 See Also: cipher, cypher, discharge, discharge, extravasate, nobody, nonentity, outpouring, run, spray, spritz, spritz, squish, wet

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Squirt\, n. (Hydrodynamics)
    The whole system of flow in the vicinity of a source.
    
    
  2. \Squirt\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Squirted}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    {Squirting}.] [Cf. LG. swirtjen to squirt, OSw. sqv["a]tta,
    E. squander.]
    To drive or eject in a stream out of a narrow pipe or
    orifice; as, to squirt water.
    
          The hard-featured miscreant coolly rolled his tobacco
          in his cheek, and squirted the juice into the fire
          grate.                                   --Sir W.
                                                   Scott.
    
    {Squirting cucumber}. (Bot.) See {Ecballium}.
    
    
  3. \Squirt\, v. i.
    1. To be thrown out, or ejected, in a rapid stream, from a
       narrow orifice; -- said of liquids.
    
    2. Hence, to throw out or utter words rapidly; to prate.
       [Low] --L'Estrange.
    
    
  4. \Squirt\, n.
    1. An instrument out of which a liquid is ejected in a small
       stream with force. --Young.
    
    2. A small, quick stream; a jet. --Bacon.
    
    
 

 

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