Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “streamline”

streamline

verb [T] (SHAPE)   /ˈstrimˌlɑɪn/
to shape something so that it moves as easily as possible through air or water : Designers streamlined the boat , hoping to improve its performance .
(Definition of streamline verb (SHAPE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of streamline

More American English definitions for “streamline”

Definitions of “streamline” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

tie the knot

to get married

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More