A small bay or inlet
2013 January 1, Katie L. Burke, “Ecological Dependency”, American Scientist, volume 101, number 1, page 64:
A narrow strip of water extending into a body of land from a river, lake, ocean, etc.; small bay or creek
The definition of a bay is a large body of water connected to an ocean or sea formed by an inlet of land.
An area for which a person is responsible as a representative or agent:
A body of water, such as a creek or small river, that is a tributary of a larger body of water.
(Heraldry) A diagonal stripe or band on a shield from the upper left to the lower right corner (as seen by the viewer)
A corner kick in soccer.
A line that deviates from straightness in a smooth, continuous fashion.
A large body of sea or ocean water, typically larger than a bay, that is partially enclosed by land
Find another word for bight. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for bight, like: cove, angle, inlet, loop, noose, road, bay, territory, heligoland, fiord and Skaggerak.