What does Arroyo mean?

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əˈrɔɪ oʊArroy·o

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. arroyonoun

    a stream or brook


  1. arroyonoun

    A water course; a rivulet.

    Etymology: From arroyo.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Arroyonoun

    a water course; a rivulet

    Etymology: [Sp., fr. LL. arrogium; cf. Gr. river, stream, fr. to flow.]

  2. Arroyonoun

    the dry bed of a small stream

    Etymology: [Sp., fr. LL. arrogium; cf. Gr. river, stream, fr. to flow.]


  1. Arroyo

    An arroyo, a Spanish word translated as brook, and also called a wash is usually a dry creek or stream bed—gulch that temporarily or seasonally fills and flows after sufficient rain. Wadi is a similar term in Africa. In Spain, a rambla has a similar meaning to arroyo. In Hispanic America any small river might be called arroyo, even if it flows continually all year and is never dry.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Arroyo in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Arroyo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Arroyo in a Sentence

  1. Alex Cora:

    When they went with the lefty it was a no-brainer, let’s go with Arroyo.

  2. Ventana Wildlife Society:

    This pair of condors is suspected of nesting in a remote portion of the Ventana Wilderness in the Arroyo Seco drainage, biologists have never entered the nest because of the area's inaccessibility.

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    a state of irritation or annoyance
    • A. aberrate
    • B. fluster
    • C. huff
    • D. flub

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