Advertisement

Advertisement

View definitions for freshet

freshet

Discover More

Example Sentences

A large stone set in a secure place surely is a better boundary than a wayward stream whose course is changed by every freshet.

The road was plainly marked, but the last freshet had sprinkled it with stones, large and small.

We came down with the tide in the rear of the trunk freshet.

Horley Bottom, where the hay used to be frequently carried into the river by a June freshet, was now safe from flood.

And it is a lively stream when there happens to be a freshet and both forks are pouring a flood down into it.

Advertisement

Synonym of the Day

Which one is a synonym for muddle?Get the answer

Start each day with the Synonym of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Dictionary.com Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

On this page you'll find 19 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to freshet, such as: alluvion, cataclysm, cataract, deluge, downpour, and flux.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement