1 a structure from which water is sent up into the air by a pump, used to decorate parks and gardens/yards see also drinking fountain Oxford Collocations Dictionary adjective drinking, water, ornamental, … fountain + verb play, splash See full entry See related entries: In the garden Fountain (a spring in distinction from a well). The springs of Palestine, though short-lived, are remarkable for their abundance and beauty, especially those which fall into the Jordan and into its lakes, of which there are hundreds throughout its whole course. We've combined the most accurate English to Spanish translations, dictionary, verb conjugations, and Spanish to English translators into one very powerful search box. Spanish Dictionary Featuring more than 1 million translations Fountain definition is - the source from which something proceeds or is supplied. How to use fountain in a sentence.