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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The occurrence of a water flow resulting from sudden rain or melting snow.

Usage examples (37)
  • It was evident that, what in the language of the country is called a freshet was commencing.
  • She had picked up a peavey one of the timbermen had left on this bank and was using is as a staff as she watched the "freshet" start.
  • I never heard it called a freshet before.
  • 'freshet' is coming down from the up country to visit us. for more
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