Recent Examples of arroyo from the Web
Picnic hideaway: The adjacent arroyo is part of a matrix of other smaller waters, once part of the quarry waterways.
Crawling up the dry arroyo, bellies in the dirt like common weasels.
My folk-song understanding of the river as a timeless tableau of placidity had swiftly been subverted by an appreciation for the arroyo’s defiant fullness — a fullness achieved not in spite of volatility but out of it.
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Origin and Etymology of arroyo
First Known Use: 1777See Words from the same year
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