Meaning of FLOWING in English


— flowingly , adv. — flowingness , n.

/floh"ing/ , adj.

1. moving in or as in a stream: flowing water.

2. proceeding smoothly or easily; facile: flowing language.

3. long, smooth, graceful, and without sudden interruption or change of direction: flowing lines; flowing gestures.

4. hanging loosely at full length: flowing hair.

5. abounding; having in excess: a land flowing with milk and honey.

[ bef. 950; ME flowynge, OE flowende. See FLOW, -ING 2 ]

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