noun (in the East Indies)
Origin of nullah
Examples from the Web for nullah
It took us a long time to get out of that nullah, and we tried all sorts of different ways, but the sides were too steep.Round the Wonderful World|G. E. Mitton
The tatterdemalion mob of beaters was descending into the nullah; and soon the wild din broke out once more.The Jungle Girl|Gordon Casserly
It was closely followed by two other parties, all three being clear of the nullah five minutes after the exploding of the mine.
He was on a tiger-shooting expedition, and as his elephant was crossing a nullah, it squealed.The Lair of the White Worm|Bram Stoker
There were creepers growing on the sides of the nullah, and strands of these would make very serviceable bonds.Barclay of the Guides|Herbert Strang