Synonyms of 'river'
boating on the river
A river of lava was flowing down the mountainside towards the village.
watching the quiet flow of the olive-green water
the wave of immigrants flooding into the country
A rush of affection swept over him.
The administration is trying to stem the flood of refugees.
an incomprehensible spate of words
A torrent of water rushed into the reservoir.
a deluge of criticism
idiom:sell someone down the river
subject word lists:Rivers
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A brook is a small stream.
He threw the hatchet in the brook.
creek (US , Canadian , Australian , New Zealand)
A creek is a small stream or river.
Follow Austin Creek for a few miles.
Thesaurus for river from the Collins English Thesaurus
A river is a large amount of fresh water flowing continuously in a long line across the land.