Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / Nilometer
FEEDBACK
See definition of Nilometer on Dictionary.com

synonyms for Nilometer

  • hygrometry
  • pluviometer
  • udometer
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help
QUIZ
Rule Over This Quiz On The Amendments To The Constitution
START THE QUIZ

How to use Nilometer in a sentence

All these things were regulated by the indications of the Nilometer.
XERXESJACOB ABBOTT
The river should rise to this height upon the Nilometer at Cairo if there is to be a "good Nile."
A HISTORY OF ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT, VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGES PERROT
Not far from the spot mentioned above is the famous Nilometer that Moses looked upon many a time.
BIRDSEYE VIEWS OF FAR LANDSJAMES T. NICHOLS
A few days later an anxious crowd gathered to see the water mark on the Nilometer begin to come up.
BIRDSEYE VIEWS OF FAR LANDSJAMES T. NICHOLS
The old Nilometer, for measuring the depths29 of the Nile, which was erected in 716, is of interest.
TRAVELS IN THE FAR EASTELLEN MARY HAYES PECK
Another Nilometer is at present on the island of Rhda at Cairo.
THE NEW YORK OBELISKCHARLES E. MOLDENKE
He looked uneasily at the Nilometer, in which the water had sunk.
HISTORICAL MINIATURESAUGUST STRINDBERG
Nilometer, nī-lom′e-tėr, n. a gauge for measuring the height of water in the river Nile: any river-gauge—also Nī′loscope.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 3 OF 4: N-R)VARIOUS
This is the isle of Rodda, on the bank of which Moses was found, and where you may see the Nilometer.
THE RULERS OF THE MEDITERRANEANRICHARD HARDING DAVIS
The moon-god Khons bears in his hands either a palm-branch or "the Nilometer."
MOON LORETIMOTHY HARLEY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
SEPTEMBER 18, 2021
Choose the synonym for motivate
apprise

WORDS RELATED TO NILOMETER

  • Nilometer
  • hygrometry
  • pluviometer
  • udometer
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

yorenoun | [yawr, yohr ]SEE DEFINITION