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See definition of subaqueous on Dictionary.com
  • as indeep
  • as inunderwater

synonyms for subaqueous

  • broad
  • buried
  • deep-seated
  • far
  • profound
  • rooted
  • wide
  • low
  • submarine
  • underground
  • yawning
  • abysmal
  • abyssal
  • below
  • beneath
  • bottomless
  • distant
  • downreaching
  • fathomless
  • immersed
  • inmost
  • submerged
  • subterranean
  • sunk
  • unfathomable

antonyms for subaqueous

MOST RELEVANT
  • shallow
  • superficial
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    How to use subaqueous in a sentence

    Those compact bones can aid such transitional creatures, which might not yet have features like fins or flippers to help them maneuver in the water more easily, in hunting underwater — what the team calls “subaqueous foraging.”
    SPINOSAURUS’ DENSE BONES FUEL DEBATE OVER WHETHER SOME DINOSAURS COULD SWIMCAROLYN GRAMLINGMARCH 23, 2022SCIENCE NEWS
    Once, indeed, the raft grounded upon a subaqueous reef, and threatened going to pieces.
    THE VEE-BOERSMAYNE REID
    The shadow of the house had swung over it, and in the gathering dusk the flower-beds glowed with a dim subaqueous radiance.
    THE ANGEL OF PAINE. F. BENSON
    The Loudoun formation, of course, followed a period of erosion of the Catoctin Belt, since it is the first subaqueous deposit.
    HISTORY AND COMPREHENSIVE DESCRIPTION OF LOUDOUN COUNTY, VIRGINIAJAMES W. HEAD
    The difficulties in making a subterranean or subaqueous railway are only too clear.
    SPEECHES AND ADDRESSES OF H. R. H. THE PRINCE OF WALES: 1863-1888EDWARD VII
    It may have ensconced itself among weeds, or it may be burrowing in some subaqueous hole.
    BRITISH BIRDS IN THEIR HAUNTSREV. C. A. JOHNS
    The subaqueous foam, generated by the screw or paddle-wheels of a steamer, also sends forth a vivid green.
    SIX LECTURES ON LIGHTJOHN TYNDALL
    The next points to be considered are the more difficult problems concerning subaqueous or saturated earths.
    PRESSURE, RESISTANCE, AND STABILITY OF EARTHJ. C. MEEM
    The evening wore itself away, and the motion in that subaqueous air was restful in its continuity.
    SINISTER STREET, VOL. 2COMPTON MACKENZIE
    Another means by which one subaqueous fleet can attack another is by laying mines in the seas around the enemy base.
    SUBMARINE WARFARE OF TO-DAYCHARLES W. DOMVILLE-FIFE
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    WORDS RELATED TO SUBAQUEOUS

    • abysmal
    • abyssal
    • below
    • beneath
    • bottomless
    • broad
    • buried
    • deep-seated
    • distant
    • downreaching
    • far
    • fathomless
    • immersed
    • inmost
    • low
    • profound
    • rooted
    • subaqueous
    • submarine
    • submerged
    • subterranean
    • sunk
    • underground
    • unfathomable
    • wide
    • yawning
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