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1. 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))

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Words that Rhyme with Sump Pump

  • trump
  • stumpp
  • stumpe
  • stump
  • slump
  • plump
  • klumpp
  • klump
  • grump
  • frump
  • crump
  • clump
  • thump
  • rump
  • lumpp
  • lump
  • kump
  • jump
  • hump
  • gumpp
  • gump
  • dump
  • chump
  • bump

Example sentences of the word sump-pump


1. Noun Phrase
If it does go down but there is still blockage further down, go to your sump pump.

2. Noun Phrase
Do not install laminate flooring on floors with a floor drain or over any floor with a sump pump.

3. Noun Phrase
Flushing the sump pump with hot water and two cups of white vinegar will help dissolve buildup.

4. Noun Phrase
This will cause clean water to be sucked through the sump pump, effectively washing it out.

2. 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))

3. pump

verb. ['ˈpʌmp'] deliver forth.

Synonyms

  • shoot

Antonyms

  • sit down
  • lie down

Etymology

  • pumpe (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. pump

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

Synonyms

  • take out
  • pour

Antonyms

  • recall
  • freeze
  • demand

Etymology

  • pumpe (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. sump

noun. ['ˈsʌmp'] a covered cistern; waste water and sewage flow into it.

Synonyms

  • cesspool
  • sink
  • cesspit

Antonyms

  • float
  • rise
  • source
  • natural elevation

6. sump

noun. ['ˈsʌmp'] an oil reservoir in an internal combustion engine.

Antonyms

  • unfortunate

7. sump

noun. ['ˈsʌmp'] a well or other hole in which water has collected.

Antonyms

  • ill

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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