rigolet

[rig-uh-let]
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noun Southern U.S.

a small stream; rivulet.

Nearby words

  1. rigidly,
  2. rigil kent,
  3. rigil kentaurus,
  4. rigmarole,
  5. rigodon,
  6. rigoletto,
  7. rigor,
  8. rigor mortis,
  9. rigorism,
  10. rigorous

Origin of rigolet

1710–20, Americanism; < Mississippi Valley French, equivalent to French rigole drain, channel + -et, -et

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