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Definition:

  1. [noun] a natural body of running water flowing on or under the earth
    Synonyms: watercourse

  2. [noun] 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"
    Synonyms: flow, current

  3. [noun] a steady flow (usually from natural causes); "the raft floated downstream on the current"; "he felt a stream of air"
    Synonyms: current

  4. [noun] the act of flowing or streaming; continuous progression
    Synonyms: flow

  5. [noun] 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"
    Synonyms: flow

  6. [verb] to extend, wave or float outward, as if in the wind; "their manes streamed like stiff black pennants in the wind"

  7. [verb] exude profusely; "She was streaming with sweat"; "His nose streamed blood"

  8. [verb] move in large numbers; "people were pouring out of the theater"; "beggars pullulated in the plaza"
    Synonyms: pour, swarm, teem, pullulate

  9. [verb] rain heavily; "Put on your rain coat
    Synonyms: pour, pelt, rain cats and dogs, rain buckets

  10. [verb] flow freely and abundantly; "Tears streamed down her face"
    Synonyms: well out

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