Found 3 items, similar to flow.
English → Indonesian
aliran, arus, bercucuran, cicik, gerabak, mengalir, pancaran, pengaliran
English → English
n 1: the motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases) [syn:
2: the amount of fluid that flows in a given time [syn: flow rate
, rate of flow
3: the act of flowing or streaming; continuous progression
4: any uninterrupted stream or discharge
5: something that resembles a flowing stream in moving
continuously; “a stream of people emptied from the
; “the museum had planned carefully for the flow
6: dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive
events or ideas; “two streams of development run through
; “stream of consciousness”
; “the flow of
; “the current of history”
7: the monthly discharge of blood from the uterus of
nonpregnant women from puberty to menopause; “the women
were sickly and subject to excessive menstruation”
woman does not take the gout unless her menses be
--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 [syn: menstruation
v 1: move or progress freely as if in a stream; “The crowd flowed
out of the stadium”
2: move along, of liquids; “Water flowed into the cave”
Missouri feeds into the Mississippi”
3: cause to flow; “The artist flowed the washes on the paper”
4: be abundantly present; “The champagne flowed at the wedding”
5: fall or flow in a certain way; “This dress hangs well”
long black hair flowed down her back”
6: cover or swamp with water
7: undergo menstruation; “She started menstruating at the age
English → English
, v. t.
1. To cover with water or other liquid; to overflow; to
inundate; to flood.
2. To cover with varnish.
1. A stream of water or other fluid; a current; as, a flow of
water; a flow of blood.
2. A continuous movement of something abundant; as, a flow of
3. Any gentle, gradual movement or procedure of thought,
diction, music, or the like, resembling the quiet, steady
movement of a river; a stream.
The feast of reason and the flow of soul. --Pope.
4. The tidal setting in of the water from the ocean to the
shore. See Ebb and flow
, under Ebb
5. A low-lying piece of watery land; -- called also flow moss
and flow bog
. [Scot.] --Jamieson.
imp. sing. of Fly
, v. i. --Chaucer.
(fl[=o]), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Flowed
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.
[root]80. Cf. Flood
1. To move with a continual change of place among the
particles or parts, as a fluid; to change place or
circulate, as a liquid; as, rivers flow from springs and
lakes; tears flow from the eyes.
2. To become liquid; to melt.
The mountains flowed down at thy presence. --Is.
3. To proceed; to issue forth; as, wealth flows from industry
Those thousand decencies that daily flow
From all her words and actions. --Milton.
4. To glide along smoothly, without harshness or asperties;
as, a flowing period; flowing numbers; to sound smoothly
to the ear; to be uttered easily.
Virgil is sweet and flowingin his hexameters.
5. To have or be in abundance; to abound; to full, so as to
run or flow over; to be copious.
In that day . . . the hills shall flow with milk.
The exhilaration of a night that needed not the
influence of the flowing bowl. --Prof.
6. To hang loose and waving; as, a flowing mantle; flowing
The imperial purple flowing in his train. --A.
7. To rise, as the tide; -- opposed to ebb; as, the tide
flows twice in twenty-four hours.
The river hath thrice flowed, no ebb between.
8. To discharge blood in excess from the uterus.