What are some alternative words for dam?

Synonyms for damdæm

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term dam.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dam, dike, dyke(noun)

    a barrier constructed to contain the flow of water or to keep out the sea

    decameter, dekameter, dam, dekametre, dkm, decametre

  2. decameter, dekameter, decametre, dekametre, dam, dkm(noun)

    a metric unit of length equal to ten meters

    dkm, dekameter, decameter, dam, dekametre, decametre

  3. dam(verb)

    female parent of an animal especially domestic livestock

    dkm, decametre, decameter, dekametre, dekameter

  4. dam, dam up(verb)

    obstruct with, or as if with, a dam

    "dam the gorges of the Yangtse River"

    dam, dam up

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dam(n.)

    mother (of a beast), female parent

Translations for dam

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for dam »


Find a translation for the dam synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

Images & Illustrations of dam

     Images & Illustrations of dam Images & Illustrations of dam Images & Illustrations of dam

Discuss these dam synonyms with the community:


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"dam." Synonyms.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 11 Dec. 2017. <http://www.synonyms.net/synonym/dam>.

Are we missing a good synonym for dam?

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for dam:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.