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

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RIVULETS

It seemed to the travellers as if rivulets of blood were running among their feet.

He judged that the swamp was the bowl into which all these rivulets emptied.

Upon all the slopes which drain toward the river we rivulets are at work.

Upon the slopes about the valleys we rivulets did not leave so much soil.

How quickly the rivulets have taken advantage of the unprotected slopes!

Water ran in rivulets down from the blanket into his half-closed eyes.

These rivulets were adorned with groves of various trees and shrubs.

But here and there her sweat had made the paint run in rivulets.

Rivulets were running down the slopes and the wind was appalling.

The country abounds with rivulets, wells, and springs of water.