Meaning of STEAM in English
… OF STEAM
▪ cloud , jet
The saucepan puffed little jets of ~.
VERB + STEAM
▪ generate , produce
STEAM + VERB
▪ come , escape
Steam rose from her mug of cocoa.
▪ drive sth
The engine is driven by ~.
STEAM + NOUN
▪ engine , locomotive , ship (usually steamship ) , shovel ( esp. AmE ), train , turbine
▪ bath , room
The hotel has a ~ room.
▪ age ( esp. BrE )
▪ the age of ~ ( esp. BrE )
the sights and smells of the age of ~
Steam is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑ train
Steam is used with these nouns as the object: ↑ fish , ↑ rice , ↑ vegetables
Oxford Collocations English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний . 2012