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English definition of “flow”

flow

verb [I] (CONTINUE)    /fləʊ/ US  /floʊ/
to continue to arrive or be produced : Please keep the money flowing in! Offers of help are flowing into the disaster area from all over the country . My thoughts flow more easily if I work on a word processor . By eleven o'clock, the wine was starting to flow. After they'd all had a drink or two, the conversation began to flow.Continue and last
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