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Synonyms for steam

get steamed up

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let off steam: use up energy

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  • use up energy
  • let yourself go
  • release surplus energy

let off steam: speak your mind

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  • speak your mind
  • sound off
  • give vent to your feelings

under your own steam

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Synonyms for steam

Synonyms for steam

water at boiling temperature diffused in the atmosphere

travel by means of steam power

emit steam

rise as vapor

get very angry

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clean by means of steaming

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cook something by letting steam pass over it

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A source said the prince, an Army officer and Apache helicopter pilot, was just "letting off steam" before the next important phase of his military career.
Later the girls took on the dance floor with some other revellers, boogieing the night away letting off steam at the end of a weekend tennis tournament.
What about lobbing Molotov cocktails, surely just children letting off steam? So what about the killing of the policeman by setting fire to his vehicle, and other things we hear about connected to the incident?
Summary: Our petulant president's ego can't handle a General letting off steam. Neither can any of the spoiled children who comprise A"ourA" government in DC, the capital of the A"superpower.A" Generals have to fight wars that civilians start, either from the incompetence of their diplomacy or the arrogance of their hubris.
I am sorry to be letting off steam in your newspaper, but just felt that the person who organised for this sign to be put up in the first place might just be a Daily Post reader like us.
They're letting off steam after their exam results, which reveal Zak has passed - he's thrilled as he doesn't have to join the army - but Zoe has failed.
The alternative is possible demagoguery, bias and letting off steam - things which I see a good deal of in the mid-market tabloids like the Daily Mail and the Daily Express.
LETTING OFF STEAM: The age of steam returned to the roads in June 1984 when a fleet of ancient lorries, buses and vans set off on a 40-mile trundle from the Tees to the Tyne.
Defence bosses have dismissed footage of British soldiers apparently playing "chicken" with a low flying Harrier jump jet as servicemen "letting off steam".