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stream

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of stream

  1. 1 to cause to flow in a stream <his eyes were streaming tears> Synonyms pourRelated Words ladle, spoon; cascade, trickle; deluge, flood, inundate, overflow

  2. 2 to move in a stream <blood streaming out of a wound> Synonyms pour, roll, run, flowRelated Words arise, disembogue, effuse, emanate, issue, spring; course, race, rush; fountain, gush, spout, spurt; deluge, engulf, flood, inundate, overflow, overrun, swamp; cascade, dribble, drip, gutter, riffle, ripple, sheet, trickle; flush, wash outNear Antonyms clot, coagulate, congeal, gel, harden, setAntonyms back up

  3. 3 to move or proceed smoothly and readily <cars streaming along the freeway> Synonyms bowl, breeze, brush, coast, cruise, drift, glide, roll, sail, skim, slide, slip, flow, sweep, whiskRelated Words fly, race, rush, speedNear Antonyms limp, lumber, plod, stumble, trudge; shamble, shuffle; stamp, stomp, stump, tramp; labor, toilAntonyms flounder, struggle




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