River Synonyms

rĭv'ər

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Synonyms for River

A channel for water, as a canal or stream bed
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A stream that flows out, such as from a lake or reservoir; an outflow; effluence.
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A steady current of a fluid.
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A continuous output or outpouring:
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A small stream, usually not so large as a river
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Current is defined as the movement of water in a specific direction.
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A stream that flows into a larger stream or other body of water.
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A small stream, often a shallow or intermittent tributary to a river.
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Of, pertaining to, inhabiting, or produced by the action of a river or stream
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Flowing water
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A channel at the edge of a ship's deck to drain away water.
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(Figuratively) A sudden unusually large amount of something that is temporarily experienced.
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A long series of ocean waves, generally produced by wind, and lasting after the wind has ceased.
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The act, action, or result of pouring out or producing:
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Relating to or inhabiting the banks of a natural course of water. Riparian zones are ecologically diverse and contribute to the health of other aquatic ecosystems by filtering out pollutants and preventing erosion. Salmon in the Pacific Northwest feed off riparian insects; trees such as the black walnut, the American sycamore, and the cottonwood thrive in riparian environments.
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A path that something or someone moves along.
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A division or part of a body of learning
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A little stream; brook
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Of or relating to rivers
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In the Bible, the covering of the earth with water that occurred during the time of Noah.
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A more than adequate amount.
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Find another word for river. In this page you can discover 36 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for river, like: watercourse, effluent, stream, flow, brook, current, tributary, creek, lake, fluvial and null.