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1. steam

verb. ['ˈstiːm'] travel by means of steam power.

Synonyms

  • steamer
  • go
  • locomote
  • travel

Antonyms

  • descent
  • wane
  • decrease
  • lower

Etymology

  • steam (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Steam

  • chromakalim
  • sephardim
  • hapoalim
  • downstream
  • upstream
  • sarofim
  • ibrahim
  • haradim
  • extreme
  • supreme
  • maxime
  • vadim
  • stream
  • scream
  • rodime
  • regime
  • redeem
  • rahim
  • raheem
  • pezim
  • passim
  • joaquim
  • joachim
  • hakeem
  • esteem
  • daelim
  • basim
  • avrim
  • agleam
  • scheme

How do you pronounce steam?

Pronounce steam as stim.

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Sentences with steam


1. Noun, singular or mass
The cleaner will emit a constant stream of steam as long as there is water in the tank.

2. Verb, base form
Water that has not been turned to steam will leak out of the vents as water.

3. Adjective
Many vaporizers are steam vaporizers.

Quotes about steam


1. When I first started doing these roasts in the mid '90s, they were a lost art, like jousting or calligraphy. But I feel like roasts help tame the room and let off steam... It's like it's all being handled by professionals.
- Jeff Ross

2. I drink coffee like steam is the ghost of dead water. Ever tried inhaling the afterlife?
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

3. Focusing is the great secret of power. If you want to use your full amount of focus, you must close down all other thought and direct your power of generating mental steam toward one outcome.
- Stephen Richards, The Ultimate Focus Builder

2. steam-heat

verb. heat by means of steam.

Antonyms

  • coldness

3. steam-powered

adjective. powered by a steam engine.

4. steam

verb. ['ˈstiːm'] emit steam.

Synonyms

  • emit
  • give out

Antonyms

  • follow
  • ascend
  • rise

Etymology

  • steam (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. steam

verb. ['ˈstiːm'] cook something by letting steam pass over it.

Antonyms

  • descend

Etymology

  • steam (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. steam

noun. ['ˈstiːm'] water at boiling temperature diffused in the atmosphere.

Synonyms

  • vapor
  • live steam

Antonyms

  • sit down
  • lie down
  • go to bed

Etymology

  • steam (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. steam

verb. ['ˈstiːm'] rise as vapor.

Synonyms

  • go up
  • come up
  • move up
  • rise
  • arise
  • lift

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • begin
  • linger
  • ride

Etymology

  • steam (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. steam

verb. ['ˈstiːm'] get very angry.

Synonyms

  • anger

Antonyms

  • stop
  • stay

Etymology

  • steam (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. steam

verb. ['ˈstiːm'] clean by means of steaming.

Synonyms

  • clean
  • make clean

Antonyms

  • recede
  • go
  • spread

Etymology

  • steam (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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