noun Chiefly Western Canada.
a very small dumpling made of a batter of butter, egg, flour, and seasoning, cooked in broth.
rim, hill, pleat, corrugation, elevation, parapet, ruck, spine, backbone, pole, crease, fold, range, seam, crinkle, plica, wrinkle, rib, furrow, hogback
- rivals, the,
- river basin,
- river birch,
- river blindness
Origin of rivel
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Her wings were clogged with 'gums and pomatums,' and her 'thin essence' had shrunk 'like a rivel'd flower.'Hours in a Library, Volume I. (of III.)|Leslie Stephen