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1. valley

noun. ['ˈvæli'] a long depression in the surface of the land that usually contains a river.

Synonyms

  • depression
  • gully
  • rift valley
  • hollow
  • ravine
  • natural depression
  • nullah
  • holler
  • glen
  • vale

Antonyms

  • highland
  • psychotic depression
  • neurotic depression
  • elation

Etymology

  • vallée (French)

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Words that Rhyme with Valley

  • dillydally
  • mcnally
  • mcnalley
  • delvalle
  • vitaly
  • vitale
  • verbally
  • straley
  • ranalli
  • mcgalley
  • mccalley
  • finale
  • devalle
  • cavalli
  • stahly
  • stahley
  • scally
  • omalley
  • o'malley
  • graley
  • bralley
  • braley
  • whalley
  • valli
  • vallely
  • vallee
  • tally
  • talley
  • shali
  • sally

Example sentences of the word valley


1. Noun, singular or mass
Nail the valley boards to the old roof, leaving space at the top for a ridge board.

Quotes containing the word valley


1. One of the greatest gifts we can give people is the hope that their death is nothing to fear - you know, not that it has no fear in it, but the promise of scripture is that God will lead us through the valley of the shadow of death.
- Max Lucado

2. Every friendship travels at sometime through the black valley of despair. This tests every aspect of your affection. You lose the attraction and the magic. Your sense of each other darkens and your presence is sore. If you can come through this time, it can purify with your love, and falsity and need will fall away. It will bring you onto new ground where affection can grow again.
- John O'Donohue, Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom

3. Every woman that finally figured out her worth, has picked up her suitcases of pride and boarded a flight to freedom, which landed in the valley of change.
- Shannon L. Alder

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