What is another word for Refluent?

Pronunciation: [ɹɪflˈuːənt] (IPA)

Refluent is not a very common word with few synonyms available. However, some words that can be used in place of refluent include flowing back, ebbing, receding, reversing, and returning. These words are often used to describe the movement of water, as refluent itself comes from the Latin word "refluere" which means to flow back. The term may also be used in a more figurative sense to describe something that is moving back or returning to a previous state. Overall, while the vowel-rich refluent may not have many obvious alternatives, these related synonyms can help to convey a similar meaning in different contexts.

Synonyms for Refluent:

What are the hypernyms for Refluent?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Refluent

For as the wave of the sea, upheaving in long undulations, Plunges loud on the sands, pauses, and turns, and retreats, So the Hexameter, rising and singing, with cadence sonorous, Falls; and in Refluent rhythm back the Pentameter flows?
"The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow"
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Hence, if the savage strength of omnipotent Boreas freezes Whether the salt-sea wave, whether the Refluent stream,- Straightway,-the Ister made level by arid blasts of the North-wind,- Comes the barbaric foe borne on his swift-footed steed; Foe, that powerful made by his steed and his far-flying arrows, All the neighboring land void of inhabitants makes.
"The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow"
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Inside the extensive enclosure the multitude divided itself into streams, ponds, eddies, Refluent currents and noisy whirlpools of people.
"Hoosier Mosaics"
Maurice Thompson

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