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Synonyms for steam
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. steam(verb)

    water at boiling temperature diffused in the atmosphere

  2. steamer, steam(verb)

    travel by means of steam power

    "The ship steamed off into the Pacific"

    Synonyms:
    steamer, steam clean

  3. steam(verb)

    emit steam

    "The rain forest was literally steaming"

    Synonyms:
    steamer, steam clean

  4. steam(verb)

    rise as vapor

    Synonyms:
    steamer, steam clean

  5. steam(verb)

    get very angry

    "her indifference to his amorous advances really steamed the young man"

    Synonyms:
    steamer, steam clean

  6. steam, steam clean(verb)

    clean by means of steaming

    "steam-clean the upholstered sofa"

    Synonyms:
    steamer, steam clean

  7. steam(verb)

    cook something by letting steam pass over it

    "just steam the vegetables"

    Synonyms:
    steamer, steam clean

Wiktionary

  1. steam(verb)

    To be covered with condensed water vapor.

    With all the heavy breathing going on the windows were quickly steamed in the car.

    Synonyms:
    steamer

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. steam(n.)

    Synonyms:
    vapor (especially of water)

  2. steam(n.)

    Synonyms:
    mist, fume, reek, smoke, exhalation, effluvium

  3. steam(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    emit vapor

  4. steam(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    evaporate, pass off in vapor

  5. steam(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    navigate (by means of steam), plough the deep, plough the waves

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. steam(n)

    Synonyms:
    vapor, reek, fume, emanation, effluvium, exhalation, stufa

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    vapour, vapor, steamer, steamship, evaporative, steamed, vapours, steamboat

How to pronounce steam?

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Alex
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Daniel
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Veena
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How to say steam in sign language?

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How to use steam in a sentence?

  1. Ali Raja:

    Right now, Twitter is the best way to get medical information out, because of the fact that everybody gets a voice [ on social media ], it's very easy for alarmist messages to pick up steam. We have to be constantly vigilant about trying to get that panic under control and spread a different message.

  2. Ruth Bader Ginsburg:

    I said I will do this job as long as I can do it full steam.

  3. Cheryl Dorsey:

    It looks like she's going full steam ahead, and I encourage her to do so and not be bullied by those who think she should not do her job.

  4. Stacey Abrams:

    I tried to steam it open because I watched a lot of' Perry Mason.' It didn't work, and so I had to go vote in person.

  5. Eric LeVine:

    The best time to clean is when the grill is still hot so you get the steam action going.


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