flowing


flowing
flowing [adj] gushing, abounding brimming, continuous, cursive, easy, falling, flooded, fluent, fluid, fluidic, full, issuing, liquefied, liquid, overrun, pouring out, prolific, rich, rippling, rolling, running, rushing, sinuous, smooth, spouting, streaming, sweeping, teeming, tidal, unbroken, uninterrupted; concepts 482,584 —Ant. trickling

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  • Flowing — Flow ing, a. That flows or for flowing (in various sense of the verb); gliding along smoothly; copious. [1913 Webster] {Flowing battery} (Elec.), a battery which is kept constant by the flowing of the exciting liquid through the cell or cells.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Flowing — Flow ing, a. & n. from {Flow}, v. i. & t. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flowing — index circulation, copious, eloquent, facile, fluvial, full Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Flowing — Flow Flow (fl[=o]), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Flowed} (fl[=o]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Flowing}.] [AS. fl[=o]wan; akin to D. vloeijen, OHG. flawen to wash, Icel. fl[=o]a to deluge, Gr. plw ein to float, sail, and prob. ultimately to E. float, fleet.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flowing — flowingly, adv. flowingness, n. /floh ing/, adj. 1. moving in or as in a stream: flowing water. 2. proceeding smoothly or easily; facile: flowing language. 3. long, smooth, graceful, and without sudden interruption or change of direction: flowing …   Universalium

  • flowing — /ˈfloʊɪŋ/ (say flohing) adjective 1. that flows; moving in or as in a stream: flowing water. 2. proceeding smoothly or easily: flowing language. 3. smoothly and gracefully continuous throughout the length: flowing lines; flowing curves. 4.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • flowing — flow|ing [ˈfləuıŋ US ˈflou ] adj 1.) hanging or moving in a smooth graceful way ▪ She had pale skin and dark, flowing hair. ▪ long, flowing robes 2.) continuing in a smooth, graceful way, with no sudden changes ▪ a flowing melody ▪ flowing curves …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • flowing — flow|ing [ flouıŋ ] adjective usually before noun 1. ) flowing clothes or hair hang in an attractive way: The women wore long flowing skirts. 2. ) flowing water is moving along: a fast flowing stream …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • flowing — adjective 1) long flowing hair Syn: loose, free, unconfined, draping Ant: stiff, curly 2) the new model will have soft, flowing lines Syn: sleek, streamlined, a …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • flowing — UK [ˈfləʊɪŋ] / US [ˈfloʊɪŋ] adjective [usually before noun] 1) flowing clothes or hair hang in an attractive way The women wore long flowing skirts. 2) flowing water is moving along a fast flowing stream …   English dictionary


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