follow Dictionary.com

Today's Word of the Day means...

streamlet

[streem-lit] /ˈstrim lɪt/
noun
1.
a small stream; rivulet.
Origin
1545-1555
1545-55; stream + -let
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples for streamlet
  • Here he stood, and looked upon the green winding margin of the streamlet-but its song he heard not.
  • Parts of the streamlet channels are usually covered by vegetation such as cattails or sedges.

Word of The Day

Difficulty index for streamlet

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for streamlet

11
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with streamlet