Translation of "stream" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /striːm/ us /strim/

B1 a small river

arroyo, riachuelo
a stream of something

a line of people or cars moving in the same direction

un flujo de algo
a constant stream of traffic

(Translation of “stream” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /striːm/

a small river or brook

riachuelo, arroyo
He managed to jump across the stream.

a flow of eg water, air etc

corriente, flujo, chorro
A stream of water was pouring down the gutter
A stream of people was coming out of the cinema
He got into the wrong stream of traffic and uttered a stream of curses.

the current of a river etc

He was swimming against the stream.

in schools, one of the classes into which children of the same age are divided according to ability.

clase, grupo, nivel
streamer noun

a long narrow banner, or narrow paper ribbon

The aeroplane dragged a streamer that read ’Come to the Festival’
The classroom was decorated with balloons and streamers.
streamlined adjective

(of a plane, car, ship etc) shaped so as to move faster and more efficiently

the newest, most streamlined aircraft.

efficient and economical

streamlined business methods.

(Translation of “stream” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)