View definitions for outflow


noun as in efflux


Discover More

Example Sentences

In the northeast corner of California, fires are often driven by the outflow from thunderstorms.

Information outflow – Science News, June 5, 1971The United States’ population is growing at a rate of one percent a year, and even with lower fertility rates this trend will probably continue.

In the years just before the pandemic, the state of Oklahoma had its worst population outflow in years, as college graduates kept moving away.

“I hope that we can work collaboratively together because I think spending that money binationally will give us a much better result than spending it at the point of the outflow of the river,” he said.

With storms generally approaching from the west at the mid-latitudes and sunrises always in the east, a colorful sunrise typically requires high-level outflow clouds, portending a storm system on the way.

I was really surprised by the outflow of people who emailed and texted and stuff.

Putty-colored or "acholic" stools occur when bile is deficient, either from obstruction to outflow or from deficient secretion.

Exercises to strengthen muscles, promote complete expansion, regulate inflow and outflow of air, etc.

Twelve years ago the outflow had been so abundant that the channel could not be passed except by the bridge.

In some mysterious manner the outflow of motor impulses to the throat muscles is governed by the nervous and emotional states.

And in this sense I have no antagonism towards any religious belief, but a strong outflow of sympathy.

Synonym of the Day

Which one is a synonym for block?Get the answer

Start each day with the Synonym of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

On this page you'll find 19 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to outflow, such as: discharge, drainage, effluence, effluent, effluvium, and effusion.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.