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See definition of loch on Dictionary.com
  • as inbay
  • as ininlet
  • as inlake

synonyms for loch

  • anchorage
  • arm
  • basin
  • bayou
  • bight
  • cove
  • estuary
  • fiord
  • firth
  • gulf
  • harbor
  • inlet
  • lagoon
  • mouth
  • narrows
  • sound
  • strait
  • basin
  • estuary
  • fjord
  • bay
  • bayou
  • bight
  • canal
  • channel
  • cove
  • creek
  • delta
  • entrance
  • firth
  • gulf
  • harbor
  • ingress
  • narrows
  • passage
  • slew
  • slough
  • sound
  • strait
  • basin
  • lagoon
  • pond
  • pool
  • reservoir
  • creek
  • mere
  • millpond
  • mouth
  • sluice
  • spring
  • tarn
  • inland sea
  • lakelet
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How to use loch in a sentence

Further south the coasts close in abruptly, and the straits are like a long Highland loch.
THE BRITISH EXPEDITION TO THE CRIMEAWILLIAM HOWARD RUSSELL
This little manœuvre of his would be repeated many times, till a long clear whistle was heard from the road by the loch.
THE ANIMAL STORY BOOKVARIOUS
In the north-west of Scotland there is a very pretty loch which runs far up into the land.
THE ANIMAL STORY BOOKVARIOUS
It was a long row to the head of the loch, and a long walk to reach the cottage where Sandy Johnston lay dying.
THE ANIMAL STORY BOOKVARIOUS
Thirty guineas on the seaside, or sixty if ye set me on the Linnhe Loch.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 10 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Looking out between the trees we could see a great side of mountain, running down exceeding steep into the waters of the loch.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 10 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
“Ye had better let me take your pack,” said he, for perhaps the ninth time since we had parted from the scout beside Loch Rannoch.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 10 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
In Celtic folk tales high tides and valley floods are accounted for by the presence of a "great beast" in sea, loch, or river.
MYTHS OF BABYLONIA AND ASSYRIADONALD A. MACKENZIE
The only loch known to me where the common trout are of equal size, is on the Border.
ANGLING SKETCHESANDREW LANG
The flies commonly used are larger than what are employed in Loch Leven.
ANGLING SKETCHESANDREW LANG
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LOCH

  • anchorage
  • arm
  • basin
  • bayou
  • bight
  • cove
  • estuary
  • fiord
  • firth
  • gulf
  • harbor
  • inlet
  • lagoon
  • loch
  • mouth
  • narrows
  • sound
  • strait
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.