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Synonyms of flowing

Noun


1. flow, flowing, change of location, travel

usage: the motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases)

Verb


1. flow, flux, move

usage: move or progress freely as if in a stream; "The crowd flowed out of the stadium"

2. run, flow, feed, course, move

usage: move along, of liquids; "Water flowed into the cave"; "the Missouri feeds into the Mississippi"

3. flow

usage: cause to flow; "The artist flowed the washes on the paper"

4. flow, exist, be

usage: be abundantly present; "The champagne flowed at the wedding"

5. hang, fall, flow

usage: fall or flow in a certain way; "This dress hangs well"; "Her long black hair flowed down her back"

6. flow, flood

usage: cover or swamp with water

7. menstruate, flow, shed blood, bleed, hemorrhage

usage: undergo menstruation; "She started menstruating at the age of 11"

Adjective


1. streamlined, aerodynamic, flowing, sleek, smooth (vs. rough)

usage: designed or arranged to offer the least resistant to fluid flow; "a streamlined convertible"

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