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something suggestive of running water

to move freely as a liquid

to come forth or emit in abundance

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dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas

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the act of flowing or streaming

something that resembles a flowing stream in moving continuously

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to extend, wave or float outward, as if in the wind

exude profusely

flow freely and abundantly

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Still, one hopes that Blowing the Whistle on Genocide will help spark a more complete treatment of DuBois, Pehle, and others who swam against the stream in the Roosevelt administration bureaucracies and finally fashioned the small, inadequate, but in many ways inspiring War Refugee Board.
The politburo of the PSL took note, during a meeting held on Friday under the chairmanship of its secretary-general Mondher Thabet, that, at a time when the world is getting further close to rapprochement, there still are some ill- assorted sides who are navigating against the stream and seeking to arrogate themselves the right to censor States, in a flagrant violation of international conventions that organise and guarantee the sovereignty of States.
Gunners boss Arsene Wenger said: "We are already swimming enough against the stream not to drop points against Bolton.
It will be the greatest achievement of my career to win the Premier League now because we are swimming against the stream," he said.
It will be the greatest achievement of my career to win the Premiership now because we are swimming against the stream at the moment," he said.
If this is so, then the editors of this volume should not just get credit for putting together a splendid set of interviews; they should also be praised for swimming against the stream.
Germain this month, he insisted he is not swimming against the stream within his Conservative Party of Canada caucus.
We have been swimming against the stream for the whole year - no matter what we did it was always negative vibes.
Matera goes against the stream in arguing that 2 Corinthians, "the most personal and revealing of Paul's letters" (p.
We were super favourites for the title and then we were rowing a bit against the stream because everybody wanted just Manchester United to win it.
It often meant they ran against the stream at some risk to themselves.