Thesaurus / upstream

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

The site is divided by a gulch on the upstream side of which, it was said, there had once been houses.

The racks were so arranged that the fish could get upstream through the bars, but could not get downstream.

Bill Bruce on Forest PatrolHenry Harley Arnold

The easy rain of two days ended in a heavy downpour—a deluge upon the mountainside a mile or so upstream.

In Beaver WorldEnos Abijah Mills

An hour later we struck the river, and another hour upstream brought us to where the contest of tongues was to come about.

When the tide changes, we'll float off and go on upstream all right.

Roy BlakeleyPercy Keese Fitzhugh

He said if a bird took a drink in the river while he was upstream, it would leave him on the flats.

Roy BlakeleyPercy Keese Fitzhugh

Opposite Fort Mohave and upstream from it; therefore in Nevada.

Seven Mohave MythsA. L. Kroeber

The logs swayed and chafed and groaned as fresh consignments from upstream battered the now weakening dam.

Life's HandicapRudyard Kipling

Or had they perhaps come to grief in some upstream rapid and finally been washed ashore on the lake?

The opening was near the forward, upstream corner, and it looked out on Calvert's Favor.

The Flying StingareeHarold Leland Goodwin
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORDS RELATED TO UPSTREAM

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