rivulet

noun riv·u·let \ ˈri-vyə-lət , -və- \
|Updated on: 18 Jun 2018

Definition of rivulet

: a small stream

Examples of rivulet in a Sentence

  1. small rivulets trickled down the side of the cliff

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Origin and Etymology of rivulet

Italian rivoletto, diminutive of rivolo, from Latin rivulus, diminutive of rivus stream — more at run


RIVULET Defined for English Language Learners

rivulet

Definition of rivulet for English Language Learners

  • : a small stream of water or liquid


RIVULET Defined for Kids

rivulet

noun riv·u·let \ ˈri-vyə-lət \

Definition of rivulet for Students

: a small stream


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