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1. cascade

verb. ['kæˈskeɪd'] rush down in big quantities, like a cascade.

Synonyms

  • descend
  • go down
  • come down
  • fall

Antonyms

  • rise
  • expand
  • appreciate
  • lengthen

Etymology

  • cascade (French)
  • cascata (Italian)

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Rhymes with Cascade

  • underplayed
  • promenade
  • metrodade
  • underpaid
  • unafraid
  • serenade
  • portrayed
  • palisade
  • overstayed
  • overplayed
  • masquerade
  • lemonade
  • downgrade
  • displayed
  • disobeyed
  • colonnade
  • brascade
  • usaid
  • upgrade
  • unswayed
  • replayed
  • prepaid
  • persuade
  • overpaid
  • mislaid
  • mcquaide
  • mcquaid
  • mcquade
  • mcglade
  • mcdaid

How do you pronounce cascade?

Pronounce cascade as kæˈskeɪd.

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Sentences with cascade


1. Noun, singular or mass
A sheetlike cascade of water, a water curtain can be an exotic focal point indoors or out.

2. Verb, past tense
The arrangements showcase upright flowers combined with drooping flowers and foliage that gently cascade out and down.

Quotes about cascade


1. There is something incredibly nostalgic and significant about the annual cascade of autumn leaves.
- Joe L. Wheeler

2. When the immense drugged universe explodesIn a cascade of unendurable colourAnd leaves us gasping naked,This is no more than the ectasy of chaos:Hold fast, with both hands, to that royal loveWhich alone, as we know certainly, restoresFragmentation into true being.Ecstasy of Chaos
- Robert Graves, Poems 1965-1968

3. Nothing will unfold for us unless we move toward whatlooks to us like nothing: faith is a cascade.
- Alice Fulton

2. cascade

noun. ['kæˈskeɪd'] a succession of stages or operations or processes or units.

Antonyms

  • win

Etymology

  • cascade (French)
  • cascata (Italian)

3. cascade

verb. ['kæˈskeɪd'] arrange (open windows) on a computer desktop so that they overlap each other, with the title bars visible.

Synonyms

  • arrange

Antonyms

  • accelerate
  • stretch

Etymology

  • cascade (French)
  • cascata (Italian)

4. cascade

noun. ['kæˈskeɪd'] a sudden downpour (as of tears or sparks etc) likened to a rain shower.

Synonyms

  • descent

Antonyms

  • float
  • refrain

Etymology

  • cascade (French)
  • cascata (Italian)

5. cascade

noun. ['kæˈskeɪd'] a small waterfall or series of small waterfalls.

Synonyms

  • falls

Antonyms

  • praise
  • inflate

Etymology

  • cascade (French)
  • cascata (Italian)
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