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bank1

bank1

 
pronunciation:
baengk
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb, intransitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a heap or mass of something, such as earth or clouds.
synonyms:
heap, mass, pile
similar words:
accumulation, bale, bundle, cock, drift, mow, rick, shock, stack
definition 2: a slope, usu. of earth.
synonyms:
acclivity, embankment, incline, mound, slope
similar words:
dike, drift, dune, hill, hillock, knoll, levee, parapet, ridge, rise
definition 3: the ground at the edge of a river or stream.
 
synonyms:
edge, shore
similar words:
beach, foreshore, littoral
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: banked, banking, banks
definition 1: to form a bank around or along the edge of; embank.
synonyms:
embank
similar words:
border, dike, grade, mound, slope, tilt
definition 2: to form into a pile or heap, as sand, earth, or snow.
synonyms:
heap, hill, mound, stack
similar words:
accumulate, aggregate, bundle, cock, cumulate, drift, mass, pile, rick, shock
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to form or rise into a bank.
synonyms:
slant, slope
similar words:
drift, heap, tilt, tip
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