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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bight(noun)

    a loop in a rope

  2. bight(noun)

    a bend or curve (especially in a coastline)

  3. bight(noun)

    a broad bay formed by an indentation in the shoreline

    "the Bight of Benin"; "the Great Australian Bight"

  4. bight(verb)

    the middle part of a slack rope (as distinguished from its ends)

  5. bight(verb)

    fasten with a bight

Editors Contribution

  1. riverbend

    in geography, a bight is a bend or curve in a coastline, river, or other geographical feature. it typically indicates a large, open bay, often only slightly receding. it is distinguished from a sound by being shallower.

    Submitted by rinat on September 3, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bight(n.)

    Synonyms:
    [Naut.] bend, coil

  2. bight(n.)

    Synonyms:
    bay, inlet, cove

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