Inlet Synonyms and Antonyms

ĭn'lĕt', -lĭt

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Synonyms for Inlet

A relatively narrow extension jutting out from a large mass:
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A bay or harbor
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A body of water, such as a creek or small river, that is a tributary of a larger body of water.
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A long, gradual bend or curve in a shoreline. A bight can be larger than a bay, or it can be a segment of a bay.
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Something in the shape of a delta (Δ); specif., a tract of flat land, usually triangular, formed by deposits of soil and sand at the mouth of a large river
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(Nautical) The bow, or entire wedgelike forepart of a vessel, below the water line.
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(Archit.) A concave molding, esp. one where the wall meets the ceiling or floor
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The definition of a creek is a shallow stream of water.
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Coastal water body where ocean tides and river water merge.
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The definition of a harbor is a place providing shelter or safety or a protected area in the water where boats anchor.
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The definition of a channel is a waterway, a means of communication and a specific television or radio frequency.
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The definition of a gulf is a deep ravine or a deep inlet of the sea, or big divides or large distances between people caused by their differences or lack of understanding of each other.
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New Zealand spelling of fjord.
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A hall or corridor that is an entrance or exit or onto which several rooms open; passageway
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A long, narrow, wedge-shaped inlet, uniformly widening and deepening toward the sea
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The distinctive character of such an articulation:
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A narrow pass or passage.
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A channel at the edge of a ship's deck to drain away water.
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A current or flow of water or other liquid, esp. one running along the surface of the earth; specif., a small river
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A long, narrow inlet of the sea.
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A surname​.
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Access to land or premises.
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Inlaid decoration or material
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A gap, breach, or aperture:
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An opening, especially to a cavity or passage of the body.
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(Mech.) The amount of energy taken in
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Antonyms for Inlet

A shop that sells the products of a particular manufacturer or supplier.
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Words Related to Inlet

The definition of a bay is a large body of water connected to an ocean or sea formed by an inlet of land.
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An area for which a person is responsible as a representative or agent:
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Find another word for inlet. In this page you can discover 43 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for inlet, like: arm, bay, basin, bayou, bight, delta, entrance, cove, creek, estuary and fjord.