the spending of government funds in commercial enterprises, to stimulate the national economy.
the act or process of introducing fluid into a pump to improve the sealing of the pump parts on starting and to expel air from it
(US) government expenditure designed to stimulate economic activity in stagnant or depressed areas
another term for deficit financing
Informally, government spending to increase purchasing power and stimulate the economy.
noun 1. a room at a spa for drinking mineral waters. noun 1. a building or room at a spa in which the water from a mineral spring may be drunk
- Pump ship
verb phrase To urinate: The Duke of Wellington’s most cogent advice was ”Never lose an opportunity to pump ship” (1788+)
[poo-nah] /ˈpu nɑ/ noun 1. a high, cold, arid plateau, as in the Peruvian Andes. 2. Pathology. . /ˈpuna/ noun 1. a high cold dry plateau, esp in the Andes 2. another name for mountain sickness
[puhn] /pʌn/ noun 1. the humorous use of a word or phrase so as to emphasize or suggest its different meanings or applications, or the use of words that are alike or nearly alike in sound but different in meaning; a play on words. 2. the word or phrase used in this way. verb (used […]