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Stream meaning

stream - 14 dictionary results

  1. 1. 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.
  2. 2. A beam or ray of light.
  3. 3. Anything issuing or moving with continued succession of parts; as, a stream of words; a stream of sand.
  4. 4. A continued current or course; as, a stream of weather.
  5. 5. Current; drift; tendency; series of tending or moving causes; as, the stream of opinions or manners.
  6. 6. 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.
  7. 7. To pour out, or emit, a stream or streams.
  8. 8. To issue in a stream of light; to radiate.
  9. 9. To extend; to stretch out with a wavy motion; to float in the wind; as, a flag streams in the wind.
  10. 10. To send forth in a current or stream; to cause to flow; to pour; as, his eyes streamed tears.
  11. 11. To mark with colors or embroidery in long tracts.
  12. 12. To unfurl.
  13. 13. A current of fluid; anything flowing or issuing; tendency.
  14. 14. To flow or issue in a stream; issue in rays; stretch in a line.

stream - examples of usage

  1. " Push out into the stream again," he commanded as he stepped ashore, " and wait for me there." - "The Princess Pocahontas", Virginia Watson.
  2. This child of his was as dear to him as a running stream to summer heat. - "The Princess Pocahontas", Virginia Watson.
  3. And this part of the stream was especially beautiful. - "Prince Fortunatus", William Black.
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