Synonyms of 'stream'
a small rivera mountain stream
any steady flow of water or other liquida continuous stream of lava
watching the quiet flow of the olive-green water
The swimmers were swept away by the strong current.
A rush of affection swept over him.
The only try came against the run of play.
a series of naval battles which altered the course of history
their fears at what they see as a drift towards economic chaos
The bridge was destroyed in a tidal surge during a storm.
They used to sail with the tide.
A torrent of water rushed into the reservoir.
The news of his death produced an instant outpouring of grief.
something that resembles a stream in moving continuously in a line or particular directiona never-ending stream of jokes
He took a succession of jobs which have stood him in good stead.
a series of explosions
He received a flood of complaints.
a horrific chain of events
We give a battery of tests to each patient.
It's still not known how many died in the volleys of gunfire.
He was greeted with an avalanche of publicity.
a barrage of angry questions from the floor
He directed a torrent of abuse at me.
a class of school children grouped together because of similar abilityExaminations are used to choose which pupils will move into the top streams.
The recipes are divided into groups according to their main ingredients.
There were two main political groupings pressing for independence.
the popular watering hole for the literary set
the relationship between different social classes
Each was divided into several divisions.
Staff turnover is high among junior grades.
The entries were organised into six different categories.
to pour in a continuous flowTears streamed down their faces.
A stream flowed down into the valley.
cisterns to catch rainwater as it ran off the walls
Blood was pouring from his broken nose.
The tears coursed down his cheeks.
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A tinny voice issued from a speaker.
When the bell rings, more than 1,000 children spill from the classrooms.
The stove emitted a cloud of evil-smelling smoke.
A waterfall cascades down the cliff from the hills.
Piping hot water gushed out of the tap.
In a storm, water spouts out of the blowhole just like a whale.
(of a crowd of people or traffic or a herd of animals) to move in unbroken successionThe traffic streamed past him.
to float freely or with a waving motionShe was wearing a flimsy pink dress that streamed out behind her.
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in the sense of avalanche
a sudden or overwhelming quantity of anythingHe was greeted with an avalanche of publicity.
in the sense of barrage
a continuous delivery of questions, complaints, etc.a barrage of angry questions from the floor
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