From Middle English waterfal, waterfalle, from Old English wæterÄ¡efeall (“waterfall"), equivalent to water +"Ž fall. Cognate with West Frisian wetterfal (“waterfall"), Dutch waterval (“waterfall"), German Wasserfall (“waterfall"), Swedish vattenfall (“waterfall").
Waterfall Sentence Examples
The last, the highest waterfall in the state, has a vertical fall of 215 ft.
Here there is a waterfall of 13 ft.
The town has secured the right of using a waterfall of 113 to 118 ft.
The sound of her sister.s voice brought a waterfall of relief.
Along the bottom of the ravine runs the river Wagura, a mountain stream, which forces its way into the valley over a bluff on the east, and forms in its descent a beautiful waterfall, or rather series of waterfalls, 200 ft.