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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • n. A shallow place in a body of water.
  • n. A sandy elevation of the bottom of a body of water, constituting a hazard to navigation; a sandbank or sandbar.
  • verb-intransitive. To become shallow: The river shoals suddenly here from eight to two fathoms.
  • v. To make shallow: The approach to the harbor was shoaled in the storm.
  • v. To come or sail into a shallower part of.
  • adj. Having little depth; shallow.
  • n. A large group; a crowd.
  • n. A large school of fish or other marine animals.
  • verb-intransitive. To come together in large numbers; throng.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • adj. Shallow.
  • n. A sandbank or sandbar creating a shallow.
  • v. To arrive at a shallow (or less deep) area.
  • v. To cause a shallowing; to come to a more shallow part of.
  • n. Any large number of persons or things.
  • n. A large number of fish (or other sea creatures) of the same species swimming together.
  • v. To collect in a shoal; to throng.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • n. A great multitude assembled; a crowd; a throng; -- said especially of fish.
  • verb-intransitive. To assemble in a multitude; to throng.
  • adj. Having little depth; shallow.
  • n. A place where the water of a sea, lake, river, pond, etc., is shallow; a shallow.
  • n. A sandbank or bar which makes the water shoal.
  • verb-intransitive. To become shallow.
  • v. To cause to become more shallow; to come to a more shallow part of.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Shallow; of little depth.
  • n. A place where the water of a stream, lake, or sea is of little depth; a sand-bank or bar; a shallow; more particularly, among seamen, a sand-bank which shows at low water: also used figuratively.
  • To become shallow, or more shallow.
  • Nautical, to cause to become shallow, or more shallow; proceed from a greater into a lesser depth of: as, a vessel in sailing shoals her water.
  • n. A great multitude; a crowd; a throng; of fish, a school: as, a shoal of herring; shoals of people.
  • To assemble in a multitude; crowd; throng; school, as fish.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • n. a stretch of shallow water
  • n. a sandbank in a stretch of water that is visible at low tide
  • v. become shallow
  • n. a large group of fish
  • v. make shallow
  • Verb Form
    shoaled    shoaling    shoals   
    Words that are more generic or abstract
    water    body of water    sandbank    change    animal group    modify    alter   
    Cross Reference
    shoaled    shoaling   
    Words with the same meaning
    crowd    throng    shallow    school    flock    sandbank    sandbar   
    Same Context
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