pump

01. Does anyone have a bicycle [pump]? I've got a flat tire.
02. We'd better stop at a gas station, and [pump] up your tires; they're getting a little low.
03. It took the two men over three hours to [pump] all the water out of their flooded basement.
04. The government has been [pumping] money into the project for years, with no results.
05. The heart basically acts as a [pump] which circulates blood throughout our body.
06. If you need to stop suddenly in your car, it is better to [pump] the brakes, rather than to stomp on them once.
07. That factory has been [pumping] waste into the river for years, and this government has done nothing about it.
08. We need a [pump] to blow up our air mattress.
09. We had to [pump] all the water out of the swimming pool to clean it out.
10. The cyclist was furiously [pumping] his legs to get through the intersection before the light turned red.
11. Much of Pakistan's water supply is [pumped] to the surface from underground sources.
12. Milk usually arrives at grocery stores about 2 days after is it [pumped] from the cow.
13. In 1991, Iraq was accused of deliberately [pumping] oil into the Persian Gulf in what was called an act of environmental terrorism.
14. During a lifetime, the human heart [pumps] enough blood to fill 100 swimming pools.

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