Examples of runnel in a Sentence
the fugitive made use of local runnels to throw the bloodhounds off his scent
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Runnels, of the 1800 block of West Lake Street, was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where she was pronounced dead at 12:45 a.m., according to officials.
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Synonymsbeck [British], bourn (or bourne), brook, brooklet, burn [British], gill [British], rill, rivulet, run [chiefly Midland], runlet, creek, streamlet
Related Wordsarroyo, billabong [Australian], fresh, freshet, runoff; bayou, coulee, slough (also slew or slue), stream, wash; canal, channel, cut, cutoff, gut, kill, millrace, millstream, race, watercourse, waterway; affluent, branch, confluent, distributary, influent, tributary
RUNNEL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of runnel for English Language Learners
: a small stream
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