1. floodplain

noun. ['ˈflʌdˌpleɪn'] a low plain adjacent to a river that is formed chiefly of river sediment and is subject to flooding.


  • plain
  • flood plain
  • champaign


  • adorned
  • fancy
  • pretentious
  • complex

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Rhymes with Floodplain

  • airplane
  • alleyne
  • badelain
  • biplane
  • bonvillain
  • chamberlayne
  • dunblane
  • monoplane
  • overlain
  • petrolane
  • warplane

How do you pronounce floodplain?

Pronounce floodplain as ˈflədˌpleɪn.

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Sentences with floodplain

1. Noun, singular or mass
Such a meandering river travels across one of the major depositional landforms: the floodplain.