What are the hypernyms for flow?

Hypernyms for flow

course action expelling motion line activity rate movement change of location natural process discharge move travel natural action emission flood exist shed blood be bleed hemorrhage

Definitions for flow

  • verb - undergo menstruation; "She started menstruating at the age of 11"
  • verb - cover or swamp with water
  • noun - the act of flowing or streaming; continuous progression
  • verb - fall or flow in a certain way; "This dress hangs well"; "Her long black hair flowed down her back"
  • verb - move or progress freely as if in a stream; "The crowd flowed out of the stadium"
  • verb - move along
  • verb - cause to flow; "The artist flowed the washes on the paper"
  • verb - be abundantly present; "The champagne flowed at the wedding"
  • noun - the motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases)
  • noun - dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas; "two streams of development run through American history"; "stream of consciousness"; "the flow of thought"; "the current of history"
  • noun - any uninterrupted stream or discharge
  • noun - the monthly discharge of blood from the uterus of nonpregnant women from puberty to menopause; "the women were sickly and subject to excessive menstruation"; "a woman does not take the gout unless her menses be stopped"--Hippocrates; "the semen begins to appear in males and to be emitted at the same time of life that the catamenia begin to flow in females"--Aristotle
  • noun - something that resembles a flowing stream in moving continuously; "a stream of people emptied from the terminal"; "the museum had planned carefully for the flow of visitors"
  • noun - the amount of fluid that flows in a given time
  • Pronounciation of flow

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    Synonyms for flow

    menses flow rate flowing menstruum rate of flow stream current catamenia menstruation period fall course menstruate flux run hang feed

    Antonyms for flow

    No antonyms found for flow.

    Holonyms for flow

    No holonyms found for flow.

    Hyponyms for flow

    fluxion emission airstream streamline flow influx menorrhagia spill overflow reflux air flow spate drippage seepage rush race filling outflow hypermenorrhea spillage outpouring backflow flow of air runoff discharge oozing upsurge backwash flowage effluence oligomenorrhea release fountain backflowing current overspill run flux drip slipstream turbulent flow inflow efflux cardiac output flood ebb airflow freshet dripping riffle transpirate tide purl waste run out dribble ooze lave cockle flush surge whirlpool run off stream filter gutter lap ripple undulate jet circulate swirl run down well out drain wash ruffle transpire gush eddy whirl pour trickle seep

    Meronyms for flow

    No meronyms found for flow.

    Sounds like flow

    fable fail faille fall Falla fallal fallow fall away fal la fa la feeble feebly feel fell fella fellah felloe fellow felly fibula file file away filial fill fille filly fipple FL flail flaw