Definition of waterfall in English:


Syllabification: wa·ter·fall
Pronunciation: /ˈwôdərˌfôl
, ˈwädərˌfôl


A cascade of water falling from a height, formed when a river or stream flows over a precipice or steep incline.
More example sentences
  • It is mantled with rainforest and there are rivers, lakes and waterfalls.
  • Like water flowing down a waterfall, the teams smashed into one another.
  • Fast-flowing rivers create spectacular waterfalls, gorges and a myriad of caves.

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