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steam

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to be excited or emotionally stirred up with anger
  • the newspaper's blatantly biased coverage made a lot of readers steam

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steam

noun

Synonyms of steam (Entry 2 of 2)

as in smoke, cloud

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The first known use of steam was before the 12th century

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“Steam.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/steam. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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