streamlining 1 of 2


2 of 2


present participle of streamline
as in simplifying
to make less complex streamline the work of mailing out flyers by using computer-generated labels

Synonyms & Similar Words

Antonyms & Near Antonyms

as in redesigning
to adapt to modern needs, taste, or usage in an effort to compete against online vendors, many traditional retailers have had to streamline their brick-and-mortar stores

Synonyms & Similar Words

Thesaurus Entries Near streamlining

Cite this Entry

“Streamlining.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2024.

More from Merriam-Webster on streamlining

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!