Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. sediment

noun. ['ˈsɛdəmənt'] matter that has been deposited by some natural process.

Synonyms

  • evaporite
  • alluvial deposit
  • lick
  • alluvial sediment
  • alluvium
  • dregs
  • lees
  • matter
  • salt lick
  • deposit
  • settlings

Antonyms

  • inconsequence
  • unfasten
  • dislodge
  • nonpayment

Etymology

  • sedimentum (Latin)
  • sedeo (Latin)

Featured Games

Words that Rhyme with Alluvial Sediment

  • impediment

2. sediment

verb. ['ˈsɛdəmənt'] settle as sediment.

Synonyms

  • settle

Antonyms

  • take
  • unwire

Etymology

  • sedimentum (Latin)
  • sedeo (Latin)

3. sediment

verb. ['ˈsɛdəmənt'] deposit as a sediment.

Synonyms

  • fix
  • deposit
  • posit

Antonyms

  • unpin
  • untie
  • unstaple
  • unbar

Etymology

  • sedimentum (Latin)
  • sedeo (Latin)
Synonym.com