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Synonyms for creek
krik, krɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brook, creek(noun)

    a natural stream of water smaller than a river (and often a tributary of a river)

    "the creek dried up every summer"

    Synonyms:
    brook

  2. Creek(noun)

    any member of the Creek Confederacy (especially the Muskogee) formerly living in Georgia and Alabama but now chiefly in Oklahoma

    Synonyms:
    brook

Wiktionary

  1. creek(noun)

    Synonyms:
    burn, stream, beck, brook

  2. creek(noun)

    the Muskogean language of the Creek tribe

    The chieftain was well versed in Creek history.

    Synonyms:
    burn, stream, beck, brook

  3. creek(noun)

    A stream of water smaller than a river and larger than a brook.

    Synonyms:
    stream, burn, brook, beck

  4. creek(noun)

    Any turn or winding.

    Synonyms:
    beck, stream, brook, burn

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. creek(n.)

    Synonyms:
    inlet, cove, bight, small bay

  2. creek(n.)

    Synonyms:
    rivulet, small river

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. creek(n)

    Synonyms:
    brook, rivulet, race, runlet, streamlet, runnel, bourn, burn, cove, bight

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "creek":

    brook, ruisseau, stream, stann, river, creeks

How to pronounce creek?

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How to say creek in sign language?

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How to use creek in a sentence?

  1. Ben Carson:

    Candy is having a blast meeting supporters throughout Iowa -- best part is reading to Jordan Creek Elem. students.

  2. Cal Fire Chief Thom Porter:

    We have 150 million trees that died in the southern Sierra several years ago, and those are fueling the Beachie Creek Fire, which is the biggest and most concerning fire to us right now.

  3. Jim Hazelwood:

    You know, youre heading down for a normal creek-stomping adventure, and you pray for safety, you think a kid might slip on a rock or cut his foot on some glass. Youre not thinking about crocodiles.

  4. Rusty Hotchkiss:

    She basically crawled from where she was injured down to a creek, it took her about two days to do that. And then she was able to drink from the creek with the water filter to stay alive.

  5. Martin Short:

    First, let me say what an honor Schitts Creek is for me to not be there tonight.


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