River

(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Water in motion.
<- N
PARAG:River->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ running water
running water
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ jet
jet
spirt
spurt
squirt
spout
spray
splash
rush
gush
jet d'eau
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ sluice
sluice
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ water spout
water spout
water fall
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ cascade
cascade
force
foss
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ lin
lin
linn
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ ghyll
ghyll
Niagara
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ cataract
cataract
rapids
white water
catadupe|
cataclysm
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ debacle
debacle
inundation
deluge
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ chute
chute
washout
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ rain
rain
rainfall
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ serein
serein
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ shower
shower
scud
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ downpour
downpour
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ driving rain
driving rain
drenching rain
cloudburst
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ hyetology
hyetology
hyetography
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ predominance of Aquarius
predominance of Aquarius
reign of St
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ Swithin
Swithin
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ mizzle
mizzle
drizzle
stillicidum
plash
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ dropping
dropping
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ falling weather
falling weather
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ stream
stream
course
flux
flow
profluence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ effluence
effluence
&c.(egress) 295
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ defluxion
defluxion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ flowing
flowing
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ current
current
tide
race
coulee
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ spring
spring
artesian well
fount
fountain
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ rill
rill
rivulet
gill
gullet
rillet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ streamlet
streamlet
brooklet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ branch
branch
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ runnel
runnel
sike
burn
beck
creek
brook
bayou
stream
river
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ reach
reach
tributary
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ body of water
body of water
torrent
rapids
flush
flood
swash
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ spring tide
spring tide
high tide
full tide
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ bore
bore
tidal bore
eagre
hygre
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ fresh
fresh
freshet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ indraught
indraught
reflux
undercurrent
eddy
vortex
gurge
whirlpool
Maelstrom
regurgitation
overflow
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ confluence
confluence
corrivation|
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ wave
wave
billow
surge
swell
ripple
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ 2
=></<gr/anerythmon gelasma/gr >/>
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ beach comber
beach comber
riffle
=>(U.S.)
rollers
ground swell
surf
breakers
white horses
whitecaps
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ rough sea
rough sea
heavy sea
high seas
cross sea
long sea
short sea
chopping sea
=>(Science of fluids in motion)
GRP: \\ N \\ Science of fluids in motion
Sgm: \\ N \\ Science of fluids in motion \\ hydrodynamics
hydrodynamics
Sgm: \\ N \\ Science of fluids in motion \\ hydraulics
hydraulics
hydraulicostatics
Sgm: \\ N \\ Science of fluids in motion \\ rain gauge
rain gauge
flowmeter
Sgm: \\ N \\ Science of fluids in motion \\ pegology
pegology
GRP: \\ N \\ 11
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ irrigation
irrigation
&c.(water) 337
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ pump
pump
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ watering pot
watering pot
watering cart
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ hydrant
hydrant
syringe
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ garden hose
garden hose
lawn spray
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ bhisti
bhisti
mussuk
PARAG:River->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ flow
flow
run
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ meander
meander
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ gush
gush
pour
spout
roll
jet
well
issue
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ drop
drop
drip
dribble
plash
spirtle
trill
trickle
distill
percolate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stream
stream
overflow
inundate
deluge
flow over
splash
swash
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ guggle
guggle
murmur
babble
bubble
purl
gurgle
sputter
spurt
spray
regurgitate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ ooze
ooze
flow out
&c.(egress) 295
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ rain hard
rain hard
rain in torrents
rain cats and dogs
rain pitchforks
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ pour with rain
pour with rain
drizzle
spit
set in
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ mizzle
mizzle
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ flow into
flow into
fall into
open into
drain into
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ discharge itself
discharge itself
disembogue
=>(Cause a flow)
GRP: \\ V \\ Cause a flow
Sgm: \\ V \\ Cause a flow \\ pour
pour
Sgm: \\ V \\ Cause a flow \\ pour out
pour out
&c.(discharge) 297
Sgm: \\ V \\ Cause a flow \\ shower down
shower down
irrigate
drench
&c.(wet) 337
Sgm: \\ V \\ Cause a flow \\ spill
spill
splash
=>(Stop a flow)
GRP: \\ V \\ Stop a flow
Sgm: \\ V \\ Stop a flow \\ stanch
stanch
Sgm: \\ V \\ Stop a flow \\ dam
dam
up
&c.(close) 261
Sgm: \\ V \\ Stop a flow \\ obstruct
obstruct
&c. 706
PARAG:River->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ fluent
fluent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ diffluent
diffluent
profluent
affluent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ tidal
tidal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ flowing
flowing
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ meandering
meandering
meandry
meandrous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ fluvial
fluvial
fluviatile
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ streamy
streamy
showery
rainy
pluvial
stillicidous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ stillatitious
stillatitious

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