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Overview of noun shower

The noun shower has 6 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (5) shower

(a plumbing fixture that sprays water over you; "they installed a shower in the bathroom")

2. (4) shower, shower bath

(washing yourself by standing upright under water sprayed from a nozzle; "he took a shower after the game")

3. (1) shower, rain shower

(a brief period of precipitation; "the game was interrupted by a brief shower")

4. (1) shower, cascade

(a sudden downpour (as of tears or sparks etc) likened to a rain shower; "a little shower of rose petals"; "a sudden cascade of sparks")

5. exhibitor, exhibitioner, shower

(someone who organizes an exhibit for others to see)

6. shower

(a party of friends assembled to present gifts (usually of a specified kind) to a person; "her friends organized a baby shower for her when she was expecting")

Overview of verb shower

The verb shower has 5 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (2) lavish, shower

(expend profusely; also used with abstract nouns; "He was showered with praise")

2. (2) shower

(spray or sprinkle with; "The guests showered rice on the couple")

3. (2) shower

(take a shower; wash one's body in the shower; "You should shower after vigorous exercise")

4. shower, shower down

(rain abundantly; "Meteors showered down over half of Australia")

5. shower

(provide abundantly with; "He showered her with presents") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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