Definition: 'River'

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  • Length: 5 characters
  • Syllables: 2

Results for word: river

Lexical Information:
  • Nouns can be replaced by Pronouns
  • One of the 850 words in Basic English
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • Name of an American county [from the US Census]
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula
Grammatical Information:
  • Concrete Noun
  • Inanimate Noun
  • Names of people, places, organisations, etc begin with a Capital Letter and are called Proper Nouns
  • Nouns are words giving names to objects and things, which can be physical or concepts, etc
Usage Notes:
  • We use THE with this word or in phrases containing it

Dictionary Definitions

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Similar Words (using 'river' as word stem):

Prefix + 'river'

arriver, cabdriver, codriver, contriver, depriver, deriver, downriver, driver, nondriver, screwdriver, shriver, striver, thriver, upriver,

'river' + Suffix

riverain, riverbank, riverbanks, riverbed, riverbeds, riverboat, riverboats, riverderci, riverfrona, riverfront, riverine, riverines, riverless, rivers, riverside, riversides,