white water

noun

Definition of white water

  1. :  frothy water (as in breakers, rapids, or falls)

white–water

play \ˈhwīt-ˌwȯ-tər, ˈwīt-, -ˌwä-\ adjective

Examples of white water in a Sentence

  1. The canoe got caught in white water.

First Known Use of white water

1587


WHITE WATER Defined for English Language Learners

white water

noun

Definition of white water for English Language Learners

  • : water in part of a river that looks white because it is moving very fast over rocks


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