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precipice

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of precipice

  1. a steep wall of rock, earth, or ice scaled the steep precipice with the ease of an experienced climber Synonyms of precipice barranca (also barranco), bluff, crag, escarpment, palisade, cliff, scar, scarpWords Related to precipice butte, cuesta, hogback, tor; bulwark, embankment; declivity, drop-off, pitch



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