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Definition 1: the motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases) - [noun denoting event]

Synonyms for flowing in the sense of this definition

(flowing is a kind of ...) a movement through space that changes the location of something

(... is a kind of flowing ) an artificially produced flow of water

(... is a kind of flowing ) a sudden rapid flow (as of water)

"he heard the flush of a toilet" "there was a little gush of blood" "she attacked him with an outpouring of words"

(... is a kind of flowing ) the occurrence of a flow of water (as from a pipe)

(... is a kind of flowing ) flowing in drops; the formation and falling of drops of liquid

"there's a drip through the roof"

(... is a kind of flowing ) the process of seeping

(... is a kind of flowing ) a flow or discharge

(... is a kind of flowing ) the pouring forth of a fluid

(... is a kind of flowing ) a liquid (as water) that flows in drops (as from the eaves of house)

(... is a kind of flowing ) the occurrence of surplus liquid (as water) exceeding the limit or capacity

(... is a kind of flowing ) the occurrence of a water flow resulting from sudden rain or melting snow

(... is a kind of flowing ) a steady flow of a fluid (usually from natural causes)

"the raft floated downstream on the current" "he felt a stream of air" "the hose ejected a stream of water"

(... is a kind of flowing ) the flow of air

"she adjusted the fan so that the airflow was directed right at her"

(... is a kind of flowing ) a flow that returns toward its source

(... is a kind of flowing ) the outward flow of the tide

(... is a kind of flowing ) a sudden forceful flow

Definition 2: designed or arranged to offer the least resistant to fluid flow - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where flowing or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a streamlined convertible

Synonyms for flowing in the sense of this definition

(flowing is similar to ...) having a surface free from roughness or bumps or ridges or irregularities

"smooth skin" "a smooth tabletop" "smooth fabric" "a smooth road" "water as smooth as a mirror"

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