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1. priming

noun. ['ˈpraɪmɪŋ'] the act of making something ready.

Synonyms

  • readying

Antonyms

  • cool
  • defuse

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Rhymes with Pump Priming

  • climbing
  • timing
  • rhyming
  • liming
  • diming

2. priming

noun. ['ˈpraɪmɪŋ'] any igniter that is used to initiate the burning of a propellant.

Synonyms

  • ignitor
  • fuzee
  • lighter
  • fuze
  • time-fuse
  • detonating fuse
  • fusee
  • primer
  • fuse
  • light
  • igniter

Antonyms

  • darken
  • ascend
  • rise
  • heavy

3. priming

noun. ['ˈpraɪmɪŋ'] the first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface.

Synonyms

  • priming coat
  • couch
  • primer
  • flat coat
  • primer coat
  • coat of paint
  • undercoat

Antonyms

  • bright
  • dull
  • dullness
  • light

4. pump

verb. ['ˈpʌmp'] operate like a pump; move up and down, like a handle or a pedal.

Synonyms

  • manage
  • wield
  • handle

Antonyms

  • turn in
  • stay in place
  • disorganise
  • disorganize

Etymology

  • pumpe (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. pump

noun. ['ˈpʌmp'] a mechanical device that moves fluid or gas by pressure or suction.

Synonyms

  • cooling system
  • suction pump
  • mechanical device
  • piston chamber
  • vacuum pump
  • bicycle pump
  • aspirator
  • centrifugal pump
  • lift pump
  • fuel system
  • auxiliary pump
  • bilge pump
  • donkey pump
  • force pump
  • cylinder
  • petrol pump
  • gasoline pump
  • gun
  • heart-lung machine
  • hand pump
  • hydraulic ram
  • hydraulic pump
  • island dispenser
  • engine cooling system
  • grease-gun
  • water pump
  • gas pump
  • oil pump
  • stirrup pump

Antonyms

  • cowardice
  • bore
  • fall
  • curse

Etymology

  • pumpe (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. pump

verb. ['ˈpʌmp'] deliver forth.

Synonyms

  • shoot

Antonyms

  • sit down
  • lie down

Etymology

  • pumpe (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. pump

verb. ['ˈpʌmp'] draw or pour with a pump.

Synonyms

  • take out
  • pour

Antonyms

  • recall
  • freeze
  • demand

Etymology

  • pumpe (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. pump

verb. ['ˈpʌmp'] question persistently.

Synonyms

  • query

Antonyms

  • underdress
  • dress down

Etymology

  • pumpe (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. pump

noun. ['ˈpʌmp'] the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions move the blood through the body.

Synonyms

  • circulatory system
  • arteria coronaria
  • cardiovascular system
  • biauriculate heart
  • coronary artery
  • heart muscle
  • viscus
  • heart valve
  • cardiac muscle
  • cardiac valve
  • internal organ
  • ticker
  • valve
  • heart

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • discharge
  • begin
  • divide

Etymology

  • pumpe (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. pump

verb. ['ˈpʌmp'] raise (gases or fluids) with a pump.

Synonyms

  • elevate
  • bring up
  • get up
  • lift

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • fail
  • right
  • criticize

Etymology

  • pumpe (Middle English (1100-1500))
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