Stream - (n.) A current of water or other fluid; a liquid flowing continuously in a line or course, either on the earth, as a river, brook, etc., or from a vessel, reservoir, or fountain; specifically, any course of running water; as, many streams are blended in the Mississippi; gas and steam came from the earth in streams; a stream of molten lead from a furnace; a stream of lava from a volcano.
Stream - (n.) A beam or ray of light.
Stream - (n.) Anything issuing or moving with continued succession of parts; as, a stream of words; a stream of sand.
Stream - (n.) A continued current or course; as, a stream of weather.
Stream - (n.) Current; drift; tendency; series of tending or moving causes; as, the stream of opinions or manners.
Stream - (v. i.) To issue or flow in a stream; to flow freely or in a current, as a fluid or whatever is likened to fluids; as, tears streamed from her eyes.
Stream - (v. i.) To pour out, or emit, a stream or streams.
Stream - (v. i.) To issue in a stream of light; to radiate.
Stream - (v. i.) To extend; to stretch out with a wavy motion; to float in the wind; as, a flag streams in the wind.
Stream - (v. t.) To send forth in a current or stream; to cause to flow; to pour; as, his eyes streamed tears.
Stream - (v. t.) To mark with colors or embroidery in long tracts.
Stream - (v. t.) To unfurl.
Distream - (v. i.) To flow.
Downstream - (adv.) Down the stream; as, floating downstream.
Streamed - (imp. & p. p.) of Stream
Streaming - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stream
Streamer - (n.) An ensign, flag, or pennant, which floats in the wind; specifically, a long, narrow, ribbonlike flag.
Streamer - (n.) A stream or column of light shooting upward from the horizon, constituting one of the forms of the aurora borealis.
Streamer - (n.) A searcher for stream tin.
Streamful - (a.) Abounding in streams, or in water.
Streaminess - (n.) The state of being streamy; a trailing.
Streaming - (a.) Sending forth streams.
Streaming - (n.) The act or operation of that which streams; the act of that which sends forth, or which runs in, streams.
Streaming - (n.) The reduction of stream tin; also, the search for stream tin.
Streamless - (a.) Destitute of streams, or of a stream, as a region of country, or a dry channel.
Streamlet - (n.) A small stream; a rivulet; a rill.
Streamy - (a.) Abounding with streams, or with running water; streamful.
Streamy - (a.) Resembling a stream; issuing in a stream.
Upstream - (adv.) Toward the higher part of a stream; against the current.
Stream - —n. 1 flowing body of water, esp. A small river. 2 flow of a fluid or of a mass of people. 3 current or direction in which things are moving or tending (against the stream). 4 group of schoolchildren of similar ability taught together. —v. 1 move as a stream. 2 run with liquid. 3 be blown in the wind. 4 emit a stream of (blood etc.). 5 arrange (schoolchildren) in streams. on stream in operation or production.
Bloodstream - n. Blood in circulation.
Downstream - adv. & adj. In the direction in which a stream etc. Flows.
Gulf stream - n. Warm current flowing from the gulf of mexico to newfoundland where it is deflected across the atlantic ocean.
Mainstream - n. 1 (often attrib.) Ultimately prevailing trend in opinion, fashion, etc. 2 type of swing jazz, esp. With solo improvisation. 3 principal current of a river etc.
Midstream - —n. Middle of a stream etc. —adv. (also in midstream) in the middle of an action etc. (abandoned the project midstream).
Slipstream - n. Current of air or water driven back by a revolving propeller or a moving vehicle.
Streamer - n. 1 long narrow strip of ribbon or paper. 2 long narrow flag. 3 banner headline.
Streamline - v. (-ning) 1 give (a vehicle etc.) The form which presents the least resistance to motion. 2 make simple or more efficient.
Upstream - adv. & adj. In the direction contrary to the flow of a stream etc.
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