something that streams
: streamers of flame.
a long, narrow flag or pennant.
a long, flowing ribbon, feather, or the like used for ornament, as in dress.
any long, narrow piece or thing, as a spray of a plant or a strip of cloud.
of light, especially one appearing in some forms of the aurora borealis.
an electric discharge in a narrow stream
from a point of high potential on a charged body.
Astronomy. a long extension of the solar corona, several solar radii long.
a parachute that comes out of its packing in a long stream
but does not expand.
Origin: 1250–1300; Middle English stremer.