Definitions of steam:
- noun: water at boiling temperature diffused in the atmosphere
- verb: emit steam
Example: "The rain forest was literally steaming"
- verb: cook something by letting steam pass over it
Example: "Just steam the vegetables"
- verb: clean by means of steaming
Example: "Steam-clean the upholstered sofa"
- verb: get very angry
Example: "Her indifference to his amorous advances really steamed the young man"
- verb: travel by means of steam power
Example: "The ship steamed off into the Pacific"
- verb: rise as vapor
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