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Textual thesaurus for "flow"

(noun) stream

the act of flowing or streaming; continuous progression


(noun) flowing

the motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases)


(noun) stream, current

dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas

two streams of development run through American history; stream of consciousness; the flow of thought; the current of history


(noun) catamenia, menses, menstruation, menstruum, period

the monthly discharge of blood from the uterus of nonpregnant women from puberty to menopause

the women were sickly and subject to excessive menstruation; a woman does not take the gout unless her menses be stopped--Hippocrates; the semen begins to appear in males and to be emitted at the same time of life that the catamenia begin to flow in females--Aristotle


(noun) stream

something that resembles a flowing stream in moving continuously

a stream of people emptied from the terminal; the museum had planned carefully for the flow of visitors


(noun) flow rate, rate of flow

the amount of fluid that flows in a given time


(verb) menstruate

undergo menstruation

She started menstruating at the age of 11


(verb) hang, fall

fall or flow in a certain way

This dress hangs well; Her long black hair flowed down her back


(verb) flux

move or progress freely as if in a stream

The crowd flowed out of the stadium


(verb) feed, course, run

move along, of liquids

Water flowed into the cave; the Missouri feeds into the Mississippi