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Synonyms for cliff
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Wiktionary

  1. cliffnoun

    Synonyms:
    precipice

  2. Cliffnoun

    A diminutive of the male given name Clifford.

    Synonyms:
    precipice

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cliff, drop, drop-offnoun

    a steep high face of rock

    "he stood on a high cliff overlooking the town"; "a steep drop"

    Synonyms:
    falloff, driblet, bead, drop cloth, lessening, drop, falling off, free fall, pearl, dip, fall, decrease, slack, drop-off, slump, drib, drop curtain

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cliffnoun

    Synonyms:
    crag, precipice, high and steep rock

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. cliffnoun

    Synonyms:
    crag, bluff, precipice

  2. cliffnoun

    Synonyms:
    palisades (line of bold cliffs)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "cliff":

    falaise, ravine, clive, bluff, bluffs, precipice, escarpment

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2158drop
#3864pearl
#4933decrease
#9036cliff
#9094dip
#10165bead
#11750bluff
#14917clive
#17781slack
#25579bluffs
#28323slump
#37728ravine
#53539lessening
#57936escarpment
#70243precipice
#155999falloff
#157400falaise

How to use cliff in a sentence?

  1. Gene Seroka:

    I don't see us falling off a cliff, i don't see the American consumer changing their buying habits.

  2. Knute Buehler:

    Cliff is a good man and a strong legislator.

  3. Timmothy Pitzen:

    She had taken some pills, I guess, and [had been] sitting on the edge of the cliff, and supposedly passed out and fell off the cliff.

  4. Adam Twidell:

    Flying into Saba is extraordinary, you approach the mountainous island towering out of the sea, to see an impossibly tiny runway appear perched on a cliff.

  5. Andy Pearce:

    It'll be quiet, really chilly, the air will be still. The moon sparkles on the snow and the canyon has a moonlit glow coming from it. It makes some of the cliff walls appear to glow.


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