Tributary in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Tributary

a stream of water that enters into a larger body of water

Examples of Tributary in a sentence

As it flowed into the river, the tributary provided fresh water for the village.  🔊

The women often washed their clothes in the small tributary that fed into the brook.  🔊

Do you think the polluted waters of the tributary will contaminate the river?  🔊

If the tributary floods, it may cause the river into which it empties to overflow as well.  🔊

The group of boy scouts followed the tributary until it gushed into a huge lake.  🔊

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