air·​stream | \ ˈer-ˌstrēm How to pronounce airstream (audio) \

Definition of airstream

: a current of air specifically : airflow

Examples of airstream in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Think cabins, yurts, canvas tents & airstreams or private farms, ranches and vineyards. Briana Rice,, "Ohio campsite chosen as one of the top 10 locations to enjoy the outdoors in 2020," 16 Jan. 2020 Or get in touch with nature and camp in style at this retro airstream in Wimberley. Rebecca Hennes, Houston Chronicle, "Adorable Texas Hill Country Airbnb cabins perfect for a fall getaway," 6 Nov. 2019 This 40-foot airstream trailer serves as a vacation residence for its owner, who specifically asked for a 1950s-1960s feel. Elizabeth Gulino, House Beautiful, "This Rare Airstream Trailer Was Transformed Into the Cutest Tiny Home," 28 Mar. 2019 In the courtyard, watch them traipse through the garden and poke into an airstream that turns into a star-viewing station after dark, telescope and all. New York Times, "Free (or Cheap) Things to Do in NYC This Weekend," 5 July 2018 Nearby, Deep Sea Sugar & Salt has plopped down a second location in the middle of a residential area on Carleton Avenue South, about two miles from its airstream cake shop. Tan Vinh, The Seattle Times, "Loosen your belt: 46 more restaurant and ice cream openings in Seattle and on the Eastside to try," 25 June 2018 There's also a mobile airstream that travels around town selling the baked goods. Simon Dumenco, Country Living, "17 Things to Know About Chip and Joanna Gaines' Magnolia Market at the Silos," 12 June 2018 With its rotors freewheeling in the airstream, Vance aimed the chopper in that direction. Eric Adams, WIRED, "Inside the Safety Issues Surrounding the NY Helicopter Crash," 8 Apr. 2018 El Cosmico supports all of these endeavors with a meandering 21-acre property populated with teepees, tents, a yurt, and luxe airstream trailers (wi-fi not included). Leslie Pariseau, Esquire, "The 12 Best Views in America To Drink From," 1 June 2015

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First Known Use of airstream

1719, in the meaning defined above

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24 Jan 2020

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“Airstream.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Feb. 2020.

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