English to Afrikaans Meaning :: river

rivier
River :
rivier
- rivierriviere
 

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Noun(1) a large natural stream of water (larger than a creek

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(1) river pollution(2) The site is close to a tributary of the Slaney river from which water supplies for Carlow and Wexford are drawn.(3) The hot springs and underground river that enter the lake results in the water on the shore being boiling hot.(4) The river itself hummed with natural energy, crystal clear water darkening to a thick indigo to show its depth.(5) river of tears(6) I proceeded along the jagged ridges staring down into a river of a boiling red substance.(7) the trickle of disclosures has grown into a river of revelations(8) Everywhere he turned, there were screams of anguish and rivers of blood.(9) Tiny rivers of blood trickled aimlessly down his hand.(10) The young man was sweating profusely; rivers of it were flowing down his pale face.(11) Major environmental problems faced by China are pollution in rivers , lakes and seas, as well as urban air pollution and acid rain, the report said.(12) Inland wetlands are common on floodplains along rivers and streams and in other low-lying areas.(13) The rye plants capture and hold nutrients and moisture in place, reducing the amount that reaches rivers , streams and ground water.(14) Think of the rivers of blood spilled by all those generals and emperors, so that, in glory and triumph, they could become the momentary masters.(15) ÔÇÿHey Mom,ÔÇÖ I said softly, with rivers of tears falling down my face.(16) With hundreds of lakes and rivers , you could sail and water ski the day away without even coming close to the coast.
Related Words
(1) the river ::
die rivier
(2) across the river ::
oor die rivier
(3) along the river ::
langs die rivier
(4) down the river ::
af in die rivier
(5) small river ::
klein rivier
(6) river basin ::
rivierkom
(7) cross the river ::
kruis die rivier
(8) river boat ::
rivier boot
(9) river mouth ::
riviermond
(10) cross a river ::
steek 'n rivier
Synonyms
Noun
1. watercourse ::
waterloop
2. waterway ::
waterweg
3. tributary ::
sytak
4. stream ::
stroom
5. rivulet ::
stroompie
6. brook ::
spruit
7. inlet ::
inlaat
8. rill ::
vlieten
9. runnel ::
goot
10. freshet ::
zoetwater stoom
11. bourn ::
dal
12. creek ::
spruitjie
Different Forms
river, rivers
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

The Mountain was garrisoned
across the river from it.

The Mountain was garrisoned across the RIVER from it.

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 3


May as well jump back in that river.

May as well jump back in that RIVER.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 5


Yeah, hey, yo, what river?

Yeah, hey, yo, what RIVER?

Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 9


Dude, what the hell river
you talking about?
There\'s no river.

Dude, what the hell RIVER you talking about? There's no RIVER.

Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 9


I didn\'t want him to step
over a river of shit

I didn't want him to step over a RIVER of shit

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 10


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