Then they took their way under the trees, alongside the little Longchamp rivulet.
On seeing the rivulet, he hesitated for a moment, and then followed its course.
The rivulet was no longer green, but a clear, transparent crystal.
"Presumptuous that I am," said he to the rivulet, to contradict himself the next moment.
Chilcompton, a village picturesquely situated at the bottom of a valley through which flows a rivulet.
A little further, and the bed of the rivulet ended in the same fashion.
While the tent lines were being stretched, the gentleman of the party came to the rivulet near us to angle for his supper.
It flows into a small pool, and is then lost, being too small to form a rivulet.
It is a shallow view which has no interest to spare for the rivulet because it is not yet a river.
It was far away in the northern wilderness, east of the Mississippi, which majestic stream had there dwindled into a rivulet.
1580s, from Italian rivoletto, diminutive of rivolo, itself a diminutive of rivo "brook," from Latin rivus "stream, brook," from PIE *reiwos, literally "that which flows," from root *reie- "to flow, run" (see Rhine).