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Overview of noun stream

The noun stream has 5 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (20) stream, watercourse

(a natural body of running water flowing on or under the earth)

2. (4) stream, flow, current

(dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas; "two streams of development run through American history"; "stream of consciousness"; "the flow of thought"; "the current of history")

3. (3) flow, stream

(the act of flowing or streaming; continuous progression)

4. (2) stream, flow

(something that resembles a flowing stream in moving continuously; "a stream of people emptied from the terminal"; "the museum had planned carefully for the flow of visitors")

5. (2) current, stream

(a steady flow of a fluid (usually from natural causes); "the raft floated downstream on the current"; "he felt a stream of air"; "the hose ejected a stream of water")

Overview of verb stream

The verb stream has 5 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (4) stream

(to extend, wave or float outward, as if in the wind; "their manes streamed like stiff black pennants in the wind")

2. (3) stream

(exude profusely; "She was streaming with sweat"; "His nose streamed blood")

3. (2) pour, swarm, stream, teem, pullulate

(move in large numbers; "people were pouring out of the theater"; "beggars pullulated in the plaza")

4. pour, pelt, stream, rain cats and dogs, rain buckets

(rain heavily; "Put on your rain coat

5. stream, well out

(flow freely and abundantly; "Tears streamed down her face") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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