Definition for STEAM

STEAM, v.i.

  1. To rise or pass off in vapor by means of heat; to fume. Let the crude humors dance / In heated brass, steaming with fire intense. – Philips.
  2. To send off visible vapor. Ye mists that rise from steaming lake.
  3. To pass off in visible vapor. The dissolved amber – steamed away into the air. – Boyle.

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