Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
 
Lookup History
mainstream

main·stream

mainstream

 
 
pronunciation:
meIn strim
parts of speech:
noun, adjective, transitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (noun, adjective)
part of speech: noun
definition: the principal or dominant direction or trend of a human activity or movement.
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: sharing, agreeing with, or shaped by the prevailing trends and opinions of a group or society.
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to integrate or prepare for integration into the prevailing, dominant, or majority group, esp. the integration of disabled or otherwise disadvantaged persons into regular school classes, jobs, and the like.