What does streaming mean?

Definitions for streaming
ˈstri mɪŋstream·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cyclosis, streaming(adj)

    the circulation of cytoplasm within a cell

  2. streaming(adj)

    exuding a bodily fluid in profuse amounts

    "his streaming face"; "her streaming eyes"

  3. streaming(adj)

    (computer science) using or relating to a form of continuous tape transport; used mainly to provide backup storage of unedited data

    "streaming audio"; "streaming video recording"


  1. Streaming(n.)

    (Biol.) the rapid flow of cytoplasm within a cell; -- called also protoplasmic streaming.


  1. streaming(Noun)

    The transmission of digital audio or video, or the reception or playback of such data without first storing it.

  2. streaming(Noun)

    Division of classes into academic streams.

  3. streaming(Adjective)

    that streams

Webster Dictionary

  1. Streaming

    of Stream

  2. Streaming(adj)

    sending forth streams

  3. Streaming(noun)

    the act or operation of that which streams; the act of that which sends forth, or which runs in, streams

  4. Streaming(noun)

    the reduction of stream tin; also, the search for stream tin

Editors Contribution

  1. streaming

    Verb form of the word stream.

    The live streaming of the performance was efficient and effective.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 13, 2020  

Anagrams for streaming »

  1. mastering

  2. Germanist

  3. remasting

  4. emigrants

  5. man-tigers

How to pronounce streaming?

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How to say streaming in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of streaming in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of streaming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of streaming in a Sentence

  1. John Ing:

    Streaming companies were almost the savior of the industry.

  2. Jessica Smith:

    I'd say streaming is an option for almost all providers of fitness content at this point, everybody offers some form of streaming in some way or another.

  3. Doron Nir:

    Based on their roster of high profile music talent, Caffeine aims to be the Coachella of live streaming, music is the largest video category on YouTube followed by gaming, so if Caffeine finds a way to create a compelling offering with music creators in livestreams, then it has huge potential.

  4. Calvin Harris:

    Radio still has a hard time with dance music and that's really the crossover medium, that's how people still digest music even with all these streaming services and downloading services out there, people still listen to radio.

  5. Chuck Carlson:

    Because Netflix is the leader, it has the most to lose, and now we are going to start seeing pretty steady data points coming out from all of the other streaming services, it still seems to be a tough story for Netflix.

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