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1. stream

noun. ['ˈstriːm'] a natural body of running water flowing on or under the earth.

Synonyms

  • branch
  • ford
  • creek
  • river
  • run
  • crossing
  • runnel
  • watercourse
  • tidewater stream
  • tidal stream
  • rill
  • tidal river
  • midstream
  • meander
  • rivulet
  • brook
  • tidewater river
  • headstream
  • streamlet
  • water

Antonyms

  • idle
  • integrate
  • stay
  • straight line

Etymology

  • streem (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Example sentences of the word jet-stream


1. Noun Phrase
Winds are slowest at ground level, and fastest at the level of the jet stream.

2. Noun Phrase
As the jet stream migrates northward in spring, rain lessens – and is quite scarce by summer.

2. stream

verb. ['ˈstriːm'] to extend, wave or float outward, as if in the wind.

Synonyms

  • drift
  • blow
  • float

Antonyms

  • nonmodern
  • noncurrent
  • rough
  • clasp

Etymology

  • streem (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. stream

verb. ['ˈstriːm'] exude profusely.

Synonyms

  • transude
  • exudate
  • exude
  • ooze

Antonyms

  • fresh water
  • hard water
  • saltwater
  • dry

Etymology

  • streem (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. stream

noun. ['ˈstriːm'] dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas.

Synonyms

  • line
  • current
  • course

Antonyms

  • earned run
  • exempt
  • confine
  • fail

Etymology

  • streem (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. stream

noun. ['ˈstriːm'] a steady flow of a fluid (usually from natural causes).

Synonyms

  • tidal current
  • rip current
  • maelstrom
  • violent stream
  • twist
  • vortex
  • eddy
  • undertide
  • flow
  • undercurrent
  • torrent
  • current
  • flowing
  • whirlpool
  • ocean current
  • riptide

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • ebb
  • arrive
  • malfunction

Etymology

  • streem (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. stream

noun. ['ˈstriːm'] the act of flowing or streaming; continuous progression.

Synonyms

  • move
  • overflow
  • spill
  • movement
  • spillage
  • motion
  • flow
  • outpouring
  • flood

Antonyms

  • international waters
  • high sea
  • converge
  • tributary

Etymology

  • streem (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. stream

noun. ['ˈstriːm'] something that resembles a flowing stream in moving continuously.

Synonyms

  • flow

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • disallow

Etymology

  • streem (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. stream

verb. ['ˈstriːm'] move in large numbers.

Synonyms

  • pour
  • spill out
  • crowd
  • spill over
  • pour out
  • teem
  • swarm
  • crowd together

Antonyms

  • disentangle
  • unsnarl
  • unweave
  • untwist

Etymology

  • streem (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. jet

noun. ['ˈdʒɛt'] an airplane powered by one or more jet engines.

Synonyms

  • jet-propelled plane
  • jumbojet
  • twinjet
  • turbojet
  • aeroplane
  • jumbo jet
  • jet plane
  • turbofan
  • fan-jet
  • jet engine
  • fanjet
  • plane
  • airplane

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • stay in place
  • stand still
  • ebb

Etymology

  • jet (French)

10. jet

verb. ['ˈdʒɛt'] issue in a jet; come out in a jet; stream or spring forth.

Synonyms

  • flow
  • gush
  • course
  • feed

Antonyms

  • colorful
  • subjective
  • reactive
  • positive

Etymology

  • jet (French)
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