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adjective, stream·i·er, stream·i·est.
  1. abounding in streams or watercourses: streamy meadows.
  2. flowing in a stream; streaming.
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Origin of streamy

First recorded in 1400–50, streamy is from the late Middle English word stremy. See stream, -y1
Related formsstream·i·ness, noun
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Examples from the Web for streamy

Historical Examples of streamy

  • When he was done, his round face smooth and streamy and his eyes stinging from soapy water, he reached for a towel.


    Sinclair Lewis

  • The wide extent of streamy pool is before you, and beyond your reach.

British Dictionary definitions for streamy


adjective streamier or streamiest mainly poetic
  1. (of an area, land, etc) having many streams
  2. flowing or streaming
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Derived Formsstreaminess, noun
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