Translation of stream in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (small river)Example sentences1.2 (current) to go against the stream
I was weak and just went along with the streamir contra la corrienteir a contracorrientefui débil y me dejé llevar por la corrienteExample sentences
- After buying a licence you have hundreds of fishable streams creeks and rivers to fish.
- The streams and rivers offer excellent fly fishing for trout and bass; hook a smallmouth on a six weight rod and you're having fun.
- My chosen tackle for sea trout when fishing small rivers and streams is usually a six weight rod with floating line and a nine foot leader.
- Off to the west is what was once Legion Avenue, where steady streams of cars and trucks barrel in from the suburbs or head out to them along twin one-way roads given over entirely to traffic.
- Bicycles were again in the spotlight at a local housing estate last week, which day in, day out plays host to a steady stream of fast moving traffic.
- There was no far-off hum of constant traffic, no train whistles or car horns, and certainly no distant streams of moving lights from the nearest highway.
- 2 (flow) See examples: a thin stream of water issued from the fountaina stream of lavaun chorrito de agua salía de la fuentea stream of sunlight entered the roomun río de lavashe poured out a stream of abuse at himel sol entró a raudales en la habitaciónthe affair generated a stream of books and articlesle soltó una sarta de insultosthere is a continuous stream of trafficel caso generó un torrente de libros y artículosstreams of people were coming out of the theaterpasan vehículos continuamenteel tráfico es ininterrumpidoto be/come on stream (British English) (Business, Mining)un torrente de personas salía del teatroestar/entrar en funcionamiento
- 3(British English) (Sch) (conjunto de alumnos agrupados según su nivel de aptitud para una asignatura)Example sentences
- Those not in the A stream are taught at a different pace.
- This means the two streams are often taught different subjects in the same room at the same time.
- Instead, her IQ of 109 took her to Ryder Brow Secondary Modern, where she was in top streams despite poor attendance.
- 1 1.1 (flow) (+ adverb complement) blood streamed from the woundwater streamed from the burst pipesalía or manaba mucha sangre de la heridatears were streaming down her cheeksel agua salía a chorros or a torrentes de la tubería rotathe sunlight was streaming in through the windowlloraba a lágrima vivale corrían lágrimas por las mejillasthe children streamed in from the yardel sol entraba a raudales por la ventanatraffic was streaming out of the citylos niños entraron en tropel del patio1.2 (run with liquid) See examples: peeling onions makes my eyes streamsalían caravanas de vehículos de la ciudadthe walls streamed with watercuando pelo cebollas me lloran los ojosI've got a streaming coldcorría agua por las paredestengo un resfriado muy fuerteme gotea constantemente la narizExample sentences
- In spring, I can feel the currents of cool air streaming toward me carrying odors of herbs and roots.
- I felt drenched, the water was streaming down my face, and my immaculate hair was soaked.
- Lanette nodded, salty water streaming down her cheeks.
- 2 (wave)(flag/hair)Example sentences
- Her hair streamed behind her and fanned out like a cloak and her skirts flew up around her slender legs in a tornado of color.
- Her long golden hair streamed behind her like a golden flag as they galloped across the plains.
- Hair streaming in the wind, cloak rippling out behind him and eyes flashing, he bore down upon the fortifications.
- 1 (emit) See examples: my nose streamed bloodhis eyes streamed tearsme salía sangre de la narizse le saltaban las lágrimas
- 2(British English) (Sch) (dividir (a los alumnos) en grupos según su aptitud para una asignatura)Example sentences
- Why should we be so dismissive of the grammar schools selection process when most schools stream students of similar ability for science, maths etc?
- Donnelly, however, sees no objection to streaming students according to ability and interests, within a school or between schools.
- Pupils are then streamed in each subject according to their ability and aptitude.
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