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stream
British English: /striːm/
American English: /strim/

Translation of stream in German:

noun

  • 1 (of flowing water)
    Wasserlauf, der
    (brook)
    Bach, der
  • 2 (flow, large quantity)
    Strom, der
    (of abuse, excuses, words)
    Schwall, der
    streams or a stream of applications
    eine Flut von Bewerbungen
    in streams
    in Strömen
    the children rushed in streams/in a stream through the school gates
    die Kinder strömten durch die Schultore
  • 3 (current)
    Strömung, die
    [figurative]
    Trend, der
    against/with the stream of something
    [figurative]
    gegen den/mit dem Strom einer Sache
    go against/with the stream (Person)
    gegen den/mit dem Strom schwimmen
    Gulf Stream
  • 4 (British English)
    (School, University)
    Parallelzug, der
  • 5be/go on stream
    (Business)
    in Betrieb sein/den Betrieb aufnehmen

intransitive verb

  • 1 (flow)
    (Sonnenlicht)
    fluten
    tears streamed down her face
    Tränen strömten ihr über das Gesicht
  • 2 (run with liquid)my eyes streamed
    mir tränten die Augen
    the windows/walls were streaming with condensation
    die Fenster/Wände schwitzten
    his back was streaming with sweat
    sein Rücken war schweißnass od. schweißüberströmt

transitive verb

  • 1 (emit)his nose was streaming blood
    Blut floss ihm aus der Nase
  • 2 (British English)
    (School, University)
    in Parallelzüge od. leistungshomogene Gruppen einteilen

Phrasal verbs

stream down

intransitive verb
(Sonne)
vom Himmel strahlen
the rain is streaming down
es regnet in Strömen

stream in

intransitive verb

stream out

intransitive verb 1
(move out like stream)
herausströmen/hinausströmen
2 (float)

stream past

intransitive verb
vorbeiströmen

stream through

intransitive verb
hindurchströmen

Definition of stream in:

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