What is the opposite of spout?

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Opposite of to gush out in a sudden and forceful stream
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Opposite of to talk in a loud and aggressive way
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Opposite of to cascade or issue forth from somewhere
“Each drawer will be clearly marked and will be lined with bin liners for easy disposal and to ensure that the liquid is contained.”
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Opposite of to talk in a loud, angry and aggressive way
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Opposite of to talk or chatter at length, typically on trivial subjects
“He motioned to silence the crowd as he prepared to belt the opening number for the concert.”
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Opposite of to make a speech or contribute to a debate
“What I know about the federal tax code is far less relevant than how I feel about it when I listen to a talk about tax reform.”
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Opposite of speak or shout at length in an angry, impassioned way
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Opposite of to talk rapidly and continuously in a foolish, excited, or incomprehensible way
“What you see is a young politician, who has an ability to articulate his views like an experienced statesman.”
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Opposite of to emit or give off
“Most closet dehumidifiers are wireless and use salt, silica gel, or other materials to absorb moisture that is in the air.”
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Opposite of to talk or write at length in a confused or inconsequential way
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Opposite of to gush out in a sudden and forceful stream
“Glimmers of twilight began to seep through, as water might trickle through a basket's rushes.”
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Opposite of to throw or give off (gas, light, etc.)
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Opposite of to recite from memory
“Johnny would forget his prayers each night before going to bed.”
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Opposite of speak or write authoritatively about a topic
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Opposite of to talk in a loud and aggressive way
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(usually of a liquid) Opposite of to rise up, to spill over, or to be on the verge of spilling over
“His tears began to ebb once he had gotten over the overwhelming emotion of landing his dream job.”
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Opposite of to emit or issue from a source
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(of gas or heat) Opposite of to expel or discharge, typically gas or light
“Insulation is, first and foremost, used to confine the heat within a given space.”
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Opposite of to make a (usually formal and extended) speech on a subject
“The principal would stand on the podium in front of the assembly and laud the children for their hard work and persistence throughout the year.”
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Opposite of to flow or move in a stream
“You can run the hairdryer over the wet patch on your dress and it should dry up pretty quick.”
Noun
Opposite of a pipe or valve through which water or gas may escape
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Opposite of a sudden gushing stream
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Opposite of a rapid and plentiful stream or burst of something
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Opposite of an ornamental structure from which jets of water are pumped into the air
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Opposite of a valley, many times in an otherwise hilly area
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Opposite of a long tube, pipe or cylinder, typically carrying, or allowing the flow of, a substance
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Opposite of a leakage of gas, liquid, or heat from a container
Storage of nitrogen in a wetland is only a temporary measure, whether nitrogen is assimilated into biomass or absorbed by the soil.”
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