verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of flow
synonym study for flow
OTHER WORDS FROM flowflow·a·ble, adjectiveflow·a·bil·i·ty, nounre·flow, noun, verbun·der·flow, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH flowfloe, flow
Words nearby flow
Example sentences from the Web for flow
This change could help to crack down on the unmoderated flow of information across groups, which can lead to spam and misinformation spreading quickly.Facebook tries to clean up Groups with new policies|Sarah Perez|September 17, 2020|TechCrunch
Ominously, the debris flow risk is shown to be high in areas recently burned, such as in the Santa Cruz Mountains.California wildfires may give way to massive mudslides|Ula Chrobak|September 17, 2020|Popular Science
Greece and Cyprus are part of the EU, while Turkey is central to Europe’s efforts to curb the flow of migrants.Butterfly Effect: The Next U.S.-Russia Conflict Theater Could be the Mediterranean|Charu Kasturi|September 17, 2020|Ozy
That can include changes in the flow, temperature or saltiness of water, he notes.Soggy coastal soils? Here’s why ecologists love them|Alison Pearce Stevens|September 17, 2020|Science News For Students
Bridgewater has been moving into gold and inflation-linked bonds in its All Weather portfolio, diversifying the countries it invests in and finding more stocks with stable cash flow.Ray Dalio issues stark warning about U.S. dollar’s future as global reserve currency|Claire Zillman, reporter|September 16, 2020|Fortune
Ebb and flow, checks and balances, the center would hold, et cetera.A Veteran’s View: NYC Cold War Between Cops and City Hall|Matt Gallagher|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But before a new tide of tourists can flow from Miami to Havana, Cuba will need to build more runways.
If DNSIB can target these 100 “bad” gun stores, it could reduce the flow of guns into the hands of criminals.
Analyzing the ebb and flow of the race, Howie said Weiland has positive momentum but Rounds is collapsing.South Dakota's Bizarre Four-Way (Senate Election, That Is)|Ben Jacobs|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now, there are no cliffhangers, just an expectation from the audience that the blood will flow.Sex, Blood and Maroon 5: Pop Culture’s Wounds Run Deep|Lizzie Crocker|October 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They flow wideningly around the hard turnings of the house with the grace of a rivulet.The Amateur Garden|George W. Cable
Engines so crude that one could watch the flow of their fuel!The Black Star Passes|John W Campbell
In the median band of both wings the spots do not flow together, but are separate and moderately heavy.The Butterfly Book|William Jacob Holland
He brought a towel back with him and staunched the flow of blood from the leg with a clumsily fashioned bandage.Across the Mesa|Jarvis Hall
In one case the fluid would not flow in, and only distended the veins of the arm injected.
British Dictionary definitions for flow
verb (mainly intr)
- a marsh or swamp
- an inlet or basin of the sea
- (capital when part of a name)Scapa Flow
Word Origin for flow
Medical definitions for flow
Idioms and Phrases with flow
see ebb and flow; go with the flow.