[puhm-per] /ˈpʌm pər/
a person or thing that .
a fire truck specially equipped to water at the site of a fire.
1650s, agent noun from pump (v.). As “fire engine that pumps water,” by 1915.
verb See pump fake
noun 1. a shotgun or rifle having a pump-action mechanism. noun 1. a repeating gun operated by a slide-action mechanism feeding ammunition from a magazine under the barrel into the breech
[puhm-ping] /ˈpʌm pɪŋ/ noun 1. the act or process of or the action of a . 2. Meteorology. rapid change in the height of the column in a mercury barometer, resulting from fluctuations in the surrounding air pressure. [puhmp] /pʌmp/ noun 1. an apparatus or machine for raising, driving, exhausting, or compressing fluids or gases […]
[puhmp-kin or, commonly, puhng-kin] /ˈpʌmp kɪn or, commonly, ˈpʌŋ kɪn/ noun 1. a large, edible, orange-yellow fruit borne by a coarse, decumbent vine, Cucurbita pepo, of the gourd family. 2. the similar fruit of any of several related species, as C. maxima or C. moschata. 3. a plant bearing such fruit. /ˈpʌmpkɪn/ noun 1. any […]