Part of speech: verb

To raise with, or as with, a pump; extort information; question closely.

Part of speech: noun

A device for raising, exhausting, or compressing a fluid.

Part of speech: noun

A light shoe for dancing.

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Usage examples "pump":

  1. But a heart as fine as his isn't going to pump fool blood into any man's brain- eh? - "Andrew the Glad", Maria Thompson Daviess.
  2. Before steam is applied it will be well to experiment until the engine runs with the air- pump. - "Boys' Book of Model Boats", Raymond Francis Yates.
  3. You can't pump that into me, Blink. - "Every Soul Hath Its Song", Fannie Hurst.