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Synonyms for dikedike

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Wiktionary

  1. Dikênoun

    Antonyms:
    Adikia, dune

  2. dikenoun

    To erect a dike.

    Antonyms:
    Adikia, dune

  3. dikenoun

    Antonyms:
    dune

  4. dikenoun

    A barrier of stone or earth used to hold back water and prevent flooding.

    Synonyms:
    levee, embankment, breakwater, bank, floodwall, seawall, dam

    Antonyms:
    dune

  5. dikenoun

    Antonyms:
    dune

  6. dikenoun

    Antonyms:
    dune

  7. dikenoun

    Synonyms:
    ditch

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dam, dike, dykeverb

    a barrier constructed to contain the flow of water or to keep out the sea

    Synonyms:
    decameter, dekameter, dam, dekametre, dkm, decametre

  2. dike, dykeverb

    enclose with a dike

    "dike the land to protect it from water"

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Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. dikenoun

    Synonyms:
    levee, embankment

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "dike":

    dyke, dam, breakwater, levee, embankment, seawall

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Dike":

    Dike Uchegbu

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#36817embankment
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#52375breakwater
#79120seawall
#192072dkm
#299089floodwall

How to use dike in a sentence?

  1. Elizabeth Berg:

    There is incredible value in being of service to others. I think if most of the people in therapy offices were dragged out to put their finger in a dike, take up their place in a working line, they would be relieved of terrible burdens.

  2. Edmund Burke:

    By gnawing through a dike, even a rat may drown a nation.

Images & Illustrations of dike

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