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See definition of delta on Dictionary.com
  • as ininlet
  • as inmouth
  • as inflood plain
  • as indeposit

synonyms for delta

  • basin
  • estuary
  • fjord
  • bay
  • bayou
  • bight
  • canal
  • channel
  • cove
  • creek
  • entrance
  • firth
  • gulf
  • harbor
  • ingress
  • loch
  • narrows
  • passage
  • slew
  • slough
  • sound
  • strait
  • box
  • entrance
  • door
  • cavity
  • rim
  • gate
  • orifice
  • funnel
  • clam
  • inlet
  • estuary
  • kisser
  • yap
  • gob
  • crevice
  • harbor
  • mush
  • portal
  • trap
  • beak
  • aperture
  • jaws
  • chops
  • lips
  • gills
  • firth
  • embouchement
  • fly trap
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How to use delta in a sentence

The rover filmed the ground coming closer and closer, getting glimpses of a river delta, craters, ripples and fractured terrain.
WATCH REAL VIDEO OF PERSEVERANCE’S MARS LANDINGLISA GROSSMANFEBRUARY 22, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
It is so overused that it no longer flows into its delta in the Gulf of California.
IS THIS WINTER’S SKETCHY SNOWPACK THE NEW NORMAL?HEATHER HANSMANFEBRUARY 19, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
The rover may have to drive around those sand dunes to get to the delta formation.
NASA ROVER PERSEVERANCE LANDS ON MARS IN MISSION TO SEARCH FOR PAST LIFEJOEL ACHENBACH, SARAH KAPLAN, BEN GUARINOFEBRUARY 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The landing site, Jezero crater, is a former lake bed with an ancient delta where waters may have once deposited sediments that could preserve fossilized materials or other evidence of life.
THIS IS THE FIRST IMAGE TAKEN BY NASA’S PERSEVERANCE MARS ROVER. NOW THE HUNT FOR LIFE BEGINS.NEEL PATELFEBRUARY 18, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Perseverance landed in Jezero Crater, which is an ancient river delta.
NASA’S PERSEVERANCE ROVER LANDED SAFELY ON MARS. NOW IT WILL LOOK FOR SIGNS OF ANCIENT LIFE.BRIAN RESNICKFEBRUARY 18, 2021VOX
Delta said Thursday it banned some those involved from flying.
MAJOR U.S. AIR CARRIERS BAR PASSENGERS FROM CHECKING GUNS ON D.C.-BOUND FLIGHTSLORI ARATANIJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Delta said its mask-related no-fly list includes about 600 people, despite carrying about 1 million people each week.
SNEEZED ON, CUSSED AT, IGNORED: AIRLINE WORKERS BATTLE MASK RESISTANCE WITH SCANT GOVERNMENT BACKUPMICHAEL LARISJANUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The price tags of the late-season hurricanes Delta, Zeta and Eta could push the final 2020 tally of such expensive disasters even higher, setting a new record.
WILDFIRES, HEAT WAVES AND HURRICANES BROKE ALL KINDS OF RECORDS IN 2020CAROLYN GRAMLINGDECEMBER 21, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
My most vivid memories were when two CEOs, Dave Steward of World Wide Technology and Ed Bastian of Delta, choked up during their interviews recalling the influence of their mothers, both who had died recently.
CAPITALISM DELIVERED PROMISE, AND FACED A RECKONING, IN 2020EBEN SHAPIRODECEMBER 20, 2020TIME
Delta CEO Ed Bastian told Today that the vaccine could be required for international travel, but it will likely be the government rather than the airline that mandates it.
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WORDS RELATED TO DELTA

  • alluvium
  • delta
  • deposition
  • dregs
  • drift
  • grounds
  • lees
  • precipitate
  • precipitation
  • sediment
  • settlings
  • silt
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.