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 Sixteen propellers create thrust while flaps that extend from the back of the wings curve down to redirect the airstream toward the ground. J. George Gorant, Robb Report, 19 Oct. 2021 The spin on the ball produces a wake of airstream behind the ball that creates movement, much like the rudder on an airplane. New York Times, 12 June 2021 On June 12, the airstream will park in front of the Polo Ralph Lauren outpost in Soho, before moving uptown to their flagship store on Madison Avenue on June 19. Elise Taylor, Vogue, 9 June 2021 The Visit Salt Lake airstream at the organization's brand unveiling at the Gallivan Center in Salt Lake City on Thursday, June 3, 2021. Jordan Miller, The Salt Lake Tribune, 4 June 2021 Each airstream comes with A/C, heating, and a private outdoor space to leave the outside world behind. Shelby Knick, Forbes, 7 May 2021 Designed by Bianca Chevallard, the new Bodega venues — like the original — will all serve Mexican street food (tacos, burritos, bowls, snacks) out of vintage airstream trailer retrofitted into taco trucks. Rod Stafford Hagwood,, 16 Apr. 2021 Black Rock Grille, a popular Louisville food truck, will offer burgers and fries from owner and chef Charles Downes out of a 1974 airstream RV. Lucas Aulbach, The Courier-Journal, 25 Mar. 2021 Where wood fires are banned, or just inconvenient, this retro table-top option in glossy red evokes the airstream heyday of the 1960s. Christine Lennon, Sunset Magazine, 22 Jan. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of airstream

1719, in the meaning defined above

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“Airstream.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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