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Waal

[vahl]
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noun
  1. a river in the central Netherlands, flowing W to the Meuse River: the center branch of the lower Rhine. 52 miles (84 km) long.
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Examples from the Web for waal

Historical Examples

  • Waal, all I can say is: God help them pore sheepmen if you ever git on their trail.

    Hidden Water

    Dane Coolidge

  • Waal, I guess you're of no use to me, but I could do a deal with that Tom—what d'ye call him?

    The Rescue

    Joseph Conrad

  • Waal, it did give me something of a jump, an' that I won't deny.

    Frank Merriwell's Cruise

    Burt L. Standish

  • Na, na, it's no the Waal that's to blame for the poaching and delinquencies on the game.

    St. Ronan's Well

    Sir Walter Scott

  • His name is Touchwood,” said his informer; “ye may see him at the Waal every morning.

    St. Ronan's Well

    Sir Walter Scott


British Dictionary definitions for waal

Waal

noun
  1. a river in the central Netherlands: the S branch of the Lower Rhine. Length: 84 km (52 miles)
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