- a small, narrow river；a continuous flow of liquid, air, or gas
- (of liquid, air, gas, etc.) run or flow in a continuous current in a specified direction；(of a mass of people or things) move in a continuous flow in a specified direction
verb: stream, 3rd person present: streams, gerund or present participle: streaming, past tense: streamed, past participle: streamed
noun: stream, plural noun: streams
- 1. a small, narrow river a perfect trout stream 同義詞
- 2. a continuous flow of liquid, air, or gas Frank blew out a stream of smoke the blood gushed out in scarlet streams 同義詞
- ▪ a mass of people or things moving continuously in the same direction there is a steady stream of visitors
- ▪ a large number of things that happen or come one after the other a woman screamed a stream of abuse 同義詞 反義詞
- 3. a continuous flow of data or instructions, typically one having a constant or predictable rate.
- ▪ a continuous flow of video and audio material transmitted or received over the internet.
- 4. British a group in which schoolchildren of the same age and ability are taught. children in the top streams
- 1. (of liquid, air, gas, etc.) run or flow in a continuous current in a specified direction she sat with tears streaming down her face sunlight streamed through the windows 同義詞
- ▪ (of a mass of people or things) move in a continuous flow in a specified direction he was watching the taxis streaming past 同義詞
- ▪ run with tears, sweat, or other liquid my eyes were streaming I woke up in the night, streaming with sweat
- ▪ (of hair, clothing, etc.) float or wave at full extent in the wind her black cloak streamed behind her 同義詞 反義詞
- 2. transmit or receive (data, especially video and audio material) over the internet as a steady, continuous flow.
- 3. British put (schoolchildren) in groups of the same age and ability to be taught together. in the coming school year, we were to be streamed