Synonyms of steam in English:

steam

noun

  • 1 steam from the kettle
    water vapor, condensation, mist, haze, fog, moisture
  • 2 he ran out of steam
    energy, vigor, vitality, stamina, enthusiasm; momentum, impetus, force, strength, thrust, impulse, push, drive; speed, pace
  • Phrases

    steamed up

    informal
  • 1.1 he got steamed up about forgetting his papers See agitated
  • 2.1 they get steamed up about the media See angry (sense 1)
  • let/blow off steam

    informal you'll go nuts if you don't let off steam once in a whilegive vent to one's feelingsspeak one's mindspeak outsound offlose one's inhibitionslet oneself gouse up surplus energy

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