AskDefine | Define streamer

Dictionary Definition



1 light that streams; "streamers of flames"
2 a newspaper headline that runs across the full page [syn: banner]
3 a long flag; often tapering [syn: pennant, pennon, waft]
4 long strip of cloth for decoration or advertising [syn: banner]

User Contributed Dictionary




  1. a long, narrow flag, or piece of material used as a decoration
  2. a newspaper headline that runs across the entire page
  3. a data storage system, mainly used to produce backups, in which large quantities of data are transferred to a continuously moving tape
  4. In the context of "fishing": in fly fishing, a variety of wet fly designed to mimic a minnow

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Extensive Definition

Streamer may refer to:
streamer in German: Streamer

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

Dannebrog, Jolly Roger, Old Glory, Star-Spangled Banner, Stars and Stripes, Union Flag, Union Jack, X ray, actinic ray, actinism, and blue, atomic beam, atomic ray, banderole, banner, banner head, banneret, beam, beam of light, black flag, blue ensign, bunting, burgee, caption, coachwhip, color, colors, drop head, dropline, ensign, epigraph, flag, gamma ray, gleam, gonfalon, gonfanon, guidon, hanger, head, heading, headline, house flag, infrared ray, invisible radiation, jack, jump head, leam, legend, long pennant, merchant flag, motto, national flag, oriflamme, overline, patch, pencil, pendant, pennant, pennon, pennoncel, photon, radiation, radiorays, ray, ray of light, red, red ensign, ribbon, ribbon of light, royal standard, rubric, running head, running title, scarehead, screamer, signal flag, solar rays, spread, spreadhead, standard, streak, stream, stream of light, subhead, subheading, subtitle, superscription, swallowtail, title, title page, tricolor, ultraviolet ray, vexillum, violet ray, white
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