runlet

noun
run·​let | \ ˈrən-lət How to pronounce runlet (audio) \

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Synonyms for runlet

Synonyms

beck [British], bourn (or bourne), brook, brooklet, burn [British], creek, gill [British], rill, rivulet, run [chiefly Midland], runnel, streamlet

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Examples of runlet in a Sentence

weather forecasters warned that the heavy rains might cause the area's runlets to overflow

First Known Use of runlet

1630, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of runlet was in 1630

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