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flowed

[ floh ]SEE DEFINITION OF flowed

Synonyms for flowed

  • cascade
  • circulate
  • continue
  • discharge
  • ebb
  • flood
  • glide
  • gush
  • leak
  • overflow
  • percolate
  • pour
  • proceed
  • rush
  • slide
  • spill
  • splash
  • stream
  • sweep
  • swell
  • swirl
  • trickle
  • tumble
  • abound
  • arise
  • brim
  • course
  • deluge
  • dribble
  • emanate
  • emerge
  • emit
  • exudate
  • exude
  • gurgle
  • inundate
  • jet
  • move
  • ooze
  • pass
  • progress
  • pullulate
  • regurgitate
  • result
  • ripple
  • roll
  • sluice
  • spew
  • spring
  • spurt
  • sputter
  • squirt
  • teem
  • void
  • disembogue
  • smooth along
  • well forth
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Antonyms for flowed

  • cease
  • halt
  • stop
  • conceal
  • fail
  • lack
  • need
  • take
  • want
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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FLOWED

A stream of water, pure as crystal, flowed along the path, from the summit to the base.

It flowed out into a large flat, and finally runs into a salt lake.

O the words of kindness, all to be expressed in vain, that flowed from her lips!

So flowed the "spring" of hope at least, as it was fed by the scene then before me.

It is said that from the head and the feet of Nicholas flowed two fountains of oil which cured every ill.

Perhaps that is why it flowed so calmly in all our Dutch veins while we said good-by.

It flowed along smoothly, and neither fear nor foe lurked by the way.

One by one I had raised them up, and one by one the harbor had flowed in and dragged them down.

The torrents of water ceased—they had flowed but to set her free.

His tears now flowed slow and scalding in the gloom that hid him from sight.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-15c., "action of flowing," from flow (v.). Meaning "amount that flows" is from 1807. Flow chart attested from 1920.