What does waterfall mean?

Definitions for waterfall
ˈwɔ tərˌfɔl, ˈwɒt ər-wa·ter·fall

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. waterfall, falls(noun)

    a steep descent of the water of a river

Wiktionary

  1. waterfall(Noun)

    A flow of water over the edge of a cliff.

    Etymology: From wætergefeall, compare German Wasserfall, Dutch waterval, Old Norse vatnfall

  2. waterfall(Noun)

    A waterfall-like outpouring of liquid, smoke, etc.

    Etymology: From wætergefeall, compare German Wasserfall, Dutch waterval, Old Norse vatnfall

  3. waterfall(Noun)

    Waterfall model

    Etymology: From wætergefeall, compare German Wasserfall, Dutch waterval, Old Norse vatnfall

  4. waterfall(Verb)

    To fall like a waterfall.

    Etymology: From wætergefeall, compare German Wasserfall, Dutch waterval, Old Norse vatnfall

Wikipedia

  1. Waterfall

    A waterfall is an area where water flows over a vertical drop or a series of steep drops in the course of a stream or river. Waterfalls also occur where meltwater drops over the edge of a tabular iceberg or ice shelf.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Waterfall(noun)

    a fall, or perpendicular descent, of the water of a river or stream, or a descent nearly perpendicular; a cascade; a cataract

  2. Waterfall(noun)

    an arrangement of a woman's back hair over a cushion or frame in some resemblance to a waterfall

  3. Waterfall(noun)

    a certain kind of neck scarf

Freebase

  1. Waterfall

    A waterfall is a place where water flows over a vertical drop in the course of a stream or river. Waterfalls also occur where meltwater drops over the edge of a tabular iceberg or ice shelf.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of waterfall in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of waterfall in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of waterfall in a Sentence

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    A very wise quote is a spectacular waterfall! When you see it, you feel its power!

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    While people are struggling unhappily in the cities against the cruel authorities, a waterfall happily and cheerfully flows in the nature; there is happiness only if there is freedom!

  3. Dale Mason:

    The park is designed to go into the evening and that waterfall will do a show changing from waterfall to firefall to lava flow every night, actually, the show may happen multiple times a night.

  4. Benjamin F Sullivan:

    God is discovered entirely through creation - the brilliance of a sunset, the powerful roar of a waterfall, the symphony of sounds you hear in the heart of the forest, or the vastness of space and its countless stars. God is the mastermind behind all matter - every earth shattering scientific discovery and mystery that is yet to be unraveled was dreamed and enacted by God.

  5. Adam R. Gwizdala:

    If you go with the flow you'll eventually end up over the waterfall.

Images & Illustrations of waterfall

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