Thesaurus

bourn

noun
variants: or

bourne

Synonyms and Antonyms of bourn

  1. a natural body of running water smaller than a river idyllic days that were spent rambling the length of the bourn that flowed through that peaceful vale Synonyms of bourn beck [British], creek (or bourne), brook, brooklet, burn [British], gill [British], rill, rivulet, run [chiefly Midland], runlet, runnel, streamletWords Related to bourn arroyo, 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


Learn More about bourn


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up bourn? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!