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valley

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of valley

  1. an area of lowland between hills or mountains <the valley will be the first to flood if the river rises> Synonyms dale, dene [British], hollow, vale Related Words canyon (also cañon), combe (also coombe or coomb) [British], dell, depression, dingle, glen, gorge, gulch, gully (also gulley), kloof [South African], ravine, rift valley; basin, bowl Near Antonyms alp, mount, mountain, peak; height, mountaintop, pinnacle, summit; plateau, tableland





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