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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

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  1. Alex
    US English

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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. Abe Peled:

    Bundles will come back. Consumers simply won't be able to pay for buying all these channels, players that own infrastructure will prevail because either they will incorporate streaming services and unify them and provide a better viewing experience, or have to continue to offer some of their own in combination.

  2. David McQueen:

    This could all be a wider plan by Apple to create a wealth of products with better specs across price points and device types to create an enhanced user experience and showcase for its soon-to-be-released streaming service — whatever that may be.

  3. Jeffrey Cole:

    I think Bob Iger has seen dinner and a movie become Netflix and Uber Eats, disney is fully committed to streaming because they think that streaming is going to be at the core of the whole company going forward.

  4. Nusheen Ameenuddin:

    Policy makers and technology companies should adopt stricter privacy regulations for all users, but most especially for children and teenagers, who face privacy and data collection surfing the web at home, streaming videos and television shows, and even at school while using ed tech.

  5. Jenny Wall:

    ‘Seinfeld’ is one of those rare shows that continues to influence pop culture to this day, so what better way to launch its streaming debut than to celebrate the fans and give them a chance to relive the scenes from some of the most iconic moments in TV history?

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    a state of irritation or annoyance
    • A. fluster
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