◄ Current ►

1. (a.) Running or moving rapidly.

2. (a.) Now passing, as time; as, the current month.

3. (a.) Passing from person to person, or from hand to hand; circulating through the community; generally received; common; as, a current coin; a current report; current history.

4. (a.) Commonly estimated or acknowledged.

5. (a.) Fitted for general acceptance or circulation; authentic; passable.

6. (n.) A flowing or passing; onward motion. Hence: A body of fluid moving continuously in a certain direction; a stream; esp., the swiftest part of it; as, a current of water or of air; that which resembles a stream in motion; as, a current of electricity.

7. (a.) General course; ordinary procedure; progressive and connected movement; as, the current of time, of events, of opinion, etc.

AC Brownian movement DC Zeitgeist a la mode absorption current accepted accessible accidental accompanying accustomed active current actual ado advance advised affirmed affluence afflux affluxion afloat afoot aim air current all the rage all the thing alternating current angular motion announced as is ascending ascent au courant au fait average aware axial motion azimuth backflowing backing backward motion bandied about base current bearing being bent besetting broadcast brought to notice bruited about career cathode current circulated circumstantial climbing coeval collector current common common knowledge common property commonly known commonplace concourse conduction current confluence conflux conformable consuetudinary contemporaneous contemporary convection current conventional course crosscurrent current of air customary cycle declared defluxion delta current descending descent dielectric displacement current diffused direct current direction direction line displacement current disseminated distributed doing dominant downdraft downflow downpour downward motion draft drift driftage ebbing eddy current electric current electric stream electron cloud electron flow electron gas electron stream emission current epidemic established eventuating everyday exciting current existent existing extant fall wind familiar fashionable flight flood flow flow of air flowing fluency flux following wind forward motion free alternating current fresh galvanic current generally accepted glacial movement going about going around going on gush habitual hackneyed happening head wind heading helmsmanship high-frequency current hip household idle current immanent immediate in being in circulation in effect in existence in fashion in force in hand in print in style in the air in the know in the news in the wind in vogue incidental inclination indraft induced current induction current inflow informed inhalation inrush inspiration instant ionization current jetstream juice katabatic wind known latest lay lie line line of direction line of march living low-frequency current made public magnetizing current main current mainstream mill run millrace mod modern modish monsoon motion mounting movement movement of air multiphase current navigation new newfashioned normal normative notorious oblique motion obtaining occasional occurring on on foot ongoing onrush onward course open ordinary orientation outflow output current pandemic passage passing piloting plate current platitudinous plunging point popular posted predominant predominating prescribed prescriptive present present-age present-day present-time prevailing prevalent proclaimed progress propagated proverbial public published pulsating direct current quarter race radial motion rampant random motion


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