Translation of stream in Spanish:


arroyo, n.

Pronunciation: /strim//striːm/


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    • 1.1(small river)

      arroyo masculine
      riachuelo masculine
      • The flow of that water - in brooks, streams, rivulets, rivers, and lakes - frames much of what makes Kentucky so lush and alluring.
      • As we travelled to Tavistock, we crossed over flooded streams and rivers that all had plenty of colour.
      • Each day's ride will leave participants breathless as they view deep gorges, whitewater rivers, cool streams, and a variety of wildlife.
      • After buying a licence you have hundreds of fishable streams creeks and rivers to fish.
      • You also should plant the banks of streams, creeks and rivers with erosion-preventing vegetation.
      • Having said that, water quality in our lowland streams and rivers is poor, which is something we are working to turn round.
      • The streams and rivers offer excellent fly fishing for trout and bass; hook a smallmouth on a six weight rod and you're having fun.
      • They nest in hardwood stands, almost always on or near rivers, streams, or other wetlands.
      • My chosen tackle for sea trout when fishing small rivers and streams is usually a six weight rod with floating line and a nine foot leader.
      • Global warming could devastate lakes, streams, rivers and wetlands throughout the United States.
      • With hundreds of colour photos and instructions on animal recognition the book is a guide to measuring the health of rivers, streams, ponds and wetlands.
      • No creeks, streams, or rivers ran through any of the study areas.
      • Should by chance the rain keep falling (I can't remember when it last stopped!) bringing the rivers and streams into flood, then all is not lost.
      • It's also a good idea to look out for bays, islands, in-flowing streams and out-flowing rivers.
      • Because of tidal action, which in its own way can be a form of marine structure, bays are more akin to rivers and streams than to lakes and reservoirs.
      • Yet violation of the fishing regulations was endemic on nearly all salmon rivers and streams in the three provinces.
      • Anatids inhabit aquatic habitats such as lakes, ponds, streams, rivers and marshes.
      • Approximately 20 million acres of rivers, lakes, streams and wetlands could be at risk.
      • The rivers, streams, wetlands, and coastal areas of the Great Lakes system are key, because fish and other animal species depend on them for habitat.
      • Where the influence of a stream or river is possible, even of short duration, that hypothesis should be considered.

    • 1.2(current)

      corriente feminine
      to go against the stream ir a contracorriente
      • I was weak and just went along with the stream fui débil y me dejé llevar por la corriente
      • This would enable two streams of traffic to continue in and out of the city, rather than the short-sighted solution of closure.
      • They have seen streams of refugees from both the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Angola, the majority of whom they have played host to.
      • There was no far-off hum of constant traffic, no train whistles or car horns, and certainly no distant streams of moving lights from the nearest highway.
      • So, seized with impatience and eager to get the party started, we headed on, following the streams of people going the same direction.
      • Karachi became the first capital of Pakistan, struggling to find its feet and to accommodate the incoming streams of refugees.
      • A steady stream of them continuously marched right down the middle of the log and into Ana's precious ariat.
      • Every day, streams of visitors enter to witness the markings of history.
      • Bicycles were again in the spotlight at a local housing estate last week, which day in, day out plays host to a steady stream of fast moving traffic.
      • He points out that the great streams of visitors to the Eternal City for the various jubilees have had a large impact on the city and its monuments.
      • And then, in the gathering heat, we returned over country roads, avoiding the long streams of vehicles coming in for the Bank Holiday weekend.
      • A stream of hounds flow in full cry across the field, the huntsman on foot behind.
      • Floyd said the Johnson home in Melville was still receiving streams of visitors and appealed to people to make an appointment before visiting the boy.
      • Off to the west is what was once Legion Avenue, where steady streams of cars and trucks barrel in from the suburbs or head out to them along twin one-way roads given over entirely to traffic.
      • Armed with a book and ostensibly reading, I had found a good vantage point, as I could monitor the streams of people from both directions.
      • A steady stream of visitors from the school-system hierarchy also thronged the courtroom.
      • In Britain, steady streams of commuters continued to pay their respects to the victims of the London terrorist bombings.
      • A stream of animals is flowing across the road, raising dust from hundreds and thousands of cloven hooves.
      • As we departed, we could see streams of people still entering the city from all directions.
      • It has seen large streams of visitors since it opened and the organisers are quite pleased with their efforts this year.
      • Melodious tunes rang out through the day until late afternoon, entertaining streams of visitors and fellow students.

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    a thin stream of water issued from the fountain un chorrito de agua salía de la fuente
    • a stream of lava un río de lava
    • a stream of sunlight entered the room el sol entró a raudales en la habitación
    • she poured out a stream of abuse at him le soltó una sarta de insultos
    • the affair generated a stream of books and articles el caso generó un torrente de libros y artículos
    • there is a continuous stream of traffic el tráfico es ininterrumpido
    • streams of people were coming out of the theater un torrente de personas salía del teatro
    • to be/come on stream estar/entrar en funcionamiento
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    conjunto de alumnos agrupados según su nivel de aptitud para una asignatura

intransitive verb

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    blood streamed from the wound salía / manaba mucha sangre de la herida
    • water streamed from the burst pipe el agua salía a chorros / a torrentes de la tubería rota
    • tears were streaming down her cheeks lloraba a lágrima viva
    • the sunlight was streaming in through the window el sol entraba a raudales por la ventana
    • the children streamed in from the yard los niños entraron en tropel del patio
    • traffic was streaming out of the city salían caravanas de vehículos de la ciudad
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    (run with liquid)
    peeling onions makes my eyes stream cuando pelo cebollas me lloran los ojos
    • the walls streamed with water corría agua por las paredes
    • I've got a streaming cold me gotea constantemente la nariz
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    (flag/hair) ondear

transitive verb

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    my nose streamed blood me salía sangre de la nariz
    • his eyes streamed tears se le saltaban las lágrimas
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    dividir (a los alumnos) en grupos según su aptitud para una asignatura

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    descargar en continuo