streamlet

noun stream·let \ ˈstrēm-lət \

Definition of streamlet

: a small stream

Examples of streamlet in a Sentence

  1. the raging brook of last spring is a mere streamlet now that it's July

First Known Use of streamlet

circa 1552


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