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Definition of "streamer" []

  • A long narrow flag, banner, or pennant. (noun)
  • A long narrow strip of material used for ornament or decoration. (noun)
  • A column of light shooting across the sky in the aurora borealis. (noun)
  • An extension of rays from the sun's corona. (noun)
  • A newspaper headline that runs across a full page. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "streamer" in a sentence
  • "The fun of having a fish crash upon a streamer is a rush."
  • "He had more chases too, but as is usually the case in streamer fishing, you rarely pin them all on."
  • "Fished with a 250 grain streamer express line with 2x to 3x tippet this fly pattern as enticed big rainbows as well as striped bass in the same water."