It was positively teaming outside.
tkapoentje
What is the etymology of the verb, "teaming" as a synonym of "pouring?"
AdSumADS
It's a homonym. The synonym for "pour" is teem (with two E's). "Teem" also means something like "(to) empty" or "overflow" but used to mean "(to become) pregnant" and in that sense intersects with the etymology of "team" in Old English.
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