steam englannista suomeksi
1927, Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb, ''Ladies and Gentlemen'' (page 129)
- Them that puts the most steam into it will get a finnuf slipped to 'em.
A steam-powered vehicle.
Travel by means of a steam-powered vehicle.
Fencing without the use of any electric equipment.
To expose to the action of steam; to apply steam to for softening, dressing, or preparing.
(RQ:Dryden The Indian Emperour)
To rise in vapour; to issue, or pass off, as vapour.
(RQ:Boyle Unsuccessfulness of Experiment)
- the dissolved amber was plainly discernable swimming like a thin film upon the surface of the liquor, whence, little by little, it steamed away into the air.
To make angry.
(RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)
Old-fashioned; from before the digital age.
(l) (water vapor)