[ stree-mee ]
/ ˈstri mi /
adjective, stream·i·er, stream·i·est.
abounding in streams or watercourses: streamy meadows.
flowing in a stream; streaming.
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Origin of streamy
OTHER WORDS FROM streamystream·i·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for streamy
The wide extent of streamy pool is before you, and beyond your reach.Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland Volume 21|Alexander Leighton
When he was done, his round face smooth and streamy and his eyes stinging from soapy water, he reached for a towel.Babbitt|Sinclair Lewis
British Dictionary definitions for streamy
/ (ˈstriːmɪ) /
adjective streamier or streamiest mainly poetic
(of an area, land, etc) having many streams
flowing or streaming
Derived forms of streamystreaminess, noun
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