bream

(redirected from breams)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
Related to breams: dreams, beams

bream:

see sunfishsunfish,
common name for members of the family Centrachidae, comprising numerous species of spiny-finned, freshwater fishes with deep, laterally flattened bodies found in temperate North America.
..... Click the link for more information.
.

bream

(Austral), brim
1. any of several Eurasian freshwater cyprinid fishes of the genus Abramis, esp A. brama, having a deep compressed body covered with silvery scales
2. white or silver bream a similar cyprinid, Blicca bjoerkna
3. short for sea bream

Bream

Julian (Alexander). born 1933, English guitarist and lutenist
References in periodicals archive ?
The researchers have confirmed that a red sea bream group given the mixed meal has survived significantly longer than a group without it.
Stuart Button examines the struggles of the famous English lutenist and guitarist Julian Bream at the very outset of his career.
Historical background aside, the book's focus on Bream is constrained in scope to just seven years: from 1944, when the eleven-year-old first discovered his love of music and devotion to the guitar, to 1951, with the eighteen-year-old's acclaimed success in his first Wigmore Hall recital.
Despite the significance of these individuals, it was Bream's father Henry whose influence was paramount, and indeed in some ways this is a book more about Henry Bream than about his son Julian.