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1. shower

noun. ['ˈʃaʊɝ'] a plumbing fixture that sprays water over you.

Synonyms

  • plumbing fixture
  • shower stall
  • shower bath

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • recuperate
  • conserve
  • providence

Etymology

  • shour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scur (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Shower

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  • how're

How do you pronounce shower?

Pronounce shower as ʃaʊər.

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Example sentences of the word shower


1. Verb, base form
When it does, shower it with praise to reinforce its aggression towards the pig.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Turn the shower on with the water as hot as possible.

3. Adjective, comparative
In fact, many people use Zest to remove soap scum build-up from shower doors.

4. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Use petroleum jelly to cover the tattoo when you shower.

Quotes containing the word shower


1. I'm killing time while I wait for life to shower me with meaning and happiness.
- Bill Watterson

2. Just as you wouldn't leave the house without taking a shower, you shouldn't start the day without at least 10 minutes of sacred practice: prayer, meditation, inspirational reading.
- Marianne Williamson

3. Somebody just gave me a shower radio. Thanks a lot. Do you really want music in the shower? I guess there's no better place to dance than a slick surface next to a glass door.
- Jerry Seinfeld

2. shower

noun. ['ˈʃaʊɝ'] washing yourself by standing upright under water sprayed from a nozzle.

Synonyms

  • bathing
  • shower bath

Antonyms

  • saltwater
  • stingy
  • poor

Etymology

  • shour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scur (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. shower

verb. ['ˈʃaʊɝ'] expend profusely; also used with abstract nouns.

Synonyms

  • waste
  • squander
  • ware
  • consume

Etymology

  • shour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scur (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. shower

verb. ['ˈʃaʊɝ'] take a shower; wash one's body in the shower.

Etymology

  • shour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scur (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. shower

verb. ['ˈʃaʊɝ'] spray or sprinkle with.

Etymology

  • shour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scur (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. shower

noun. ['ˈʃaʊɝ'] a sudden downpour (as of tears or sparks etc) likened to a rain shower.

Synonyms

  • descent

Antonyms

  • strengthen
  • abstain

Etymology

  • shour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scur (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. shower

noun. ['ˈʃaʊɝ'] a brief period of precipitation.

Synonyms

  • rain shower
  • rainfall
  • sprinkle
  • rain
  • scattering

Antonyms

  • rise
  • disarrange
  • ascent
  • uncover

Etymology

  • shour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scur (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. shower

noun. ['ˈʃaʊɝ'] a party of friends assembled to present gifts (usually of a specified kind) to a person.

Antonyms

  • kern

Etymology

  • shour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scur (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. shower

noun. ['ˈʃaʊɝ'] someone who organizes an exhibit for others to see.

Synonyms

  • promoter
  • exhibitioner
  • impresario
  • exhibitor

Antonyms

  • recall
  • freeze
  • demand
  • disjoin

Etymology

  • shour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scur (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. shower

verb. ['ˈʃaʊɝ'] provide abundantly with.

Synonyms

  • supply
  • provide
  • ply

Etymology

  • shour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scur (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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