Gutter and Trough


Gutter noun - A pipe or channel for carrying off water from a roof.
Usage example: one of his chores is to clean leaves and sticks out of the gutters before winter sets in

Trough is a synonym for gutter in channel topic. In some cases you can use "Trough" instead a noun "Gutter", when it comes to topics like drain, ditch. popular alternative

Nearby Words: guttered, guttering, gutting


Trough noun - A long narrow channel dug in the earth.
Usage example: I slid and fell into the trough by the side of the road, scraping my leg
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Synonyms for Trough

Gutter is a synonym for trough in channel topic. You can use "Gutter" instead a noun "Trough". popular alternative

How words are described

nearby nearby gutter nearby trough
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Trough or Gutter. 2016. Accessed February 02, 2023.
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