Examples of kloof in a Sentence
halfway up its side, the couple sat in the cool shadows of the cliff overlooking the length of the kloof
Origin and Etymology of kloof
First Known Use: 1731See Words from the same year
Synonymscol, couloir, defile, flume, gap, gill [British], gorge, gulch, gulf, canyon [South African], linn [chiefly Scottish], notch, pass, ravine, saddle
Related Wordsabyss, chasm, cirque, cleft, crevasse, crevice, cwm [chiefly British], fissure; combe (also coombe or coomb) [British], dale, dell, glen, hollow, shut-in, vale, valley; basin, floodplain, kettle; arroyo, barranca (also barranco), coulee, draw, gully (also gulley), gutter, nullah, trench, trough, wadi, wash [West]
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