Phrasal Verb 'pump'

We have 7 phrasal verb definition related to 'pump'.

Pump (money) into

Meaning:

Invest in something

Example:

The government will PUMP funds INTO the health service.

Pump in

Meaning:

Invest, put money in

Example:

The government will PUMP funds IN.

Pump out

Meaning:

Remove liquids coming in using a pump

Example:

We had to PUMP OUT the water coming into the ship.

Pump out

Meaning:

Produce, emit a lot of something

Example:

They were PUMPING OUT music all night at the party.

Pump up

Meaning:

Encourage, make someone feel confident

Example:

The coach PUMPED the team UP before the match.

Pump up

Meaning:

Fill with air

Example:

We had to PUMP UP the tyres before we left.

Pump up

Meaning:

Increase substantially

Example:

They have PUMPED UP exports again.