steam·er noun \ˈstē-mər\
: a container in which food is cooked with steam
: a boat or ship that is powered by steam
: a type of clam that has a thin shell and that is often cooked by being steamed
: a vessel in which articles are subjected to steam
a : a ship propelled by steam
b : an engine, machine, or vehicle operated or propelled by steam
Examples of STEAMER
- We rode a steamer down the Mississippi.
First Known Use of STEAMER
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