whitewater


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

white·wa·ter

 (wīt′wô′tər, -wŏt′ər, hwīt′-)
n. also white water
Turbulent or frothy water, as in rapids or surf.
adj. also white-water
Of, relating to, intended for, or taking place on whitewater, especially in river rapids: whitewater rafting.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.whitewater - frothy water as in rapids or waterfallswhitewater - frothy water as in rapids or waterfalls
foam, froth - a mass of small bubbles formed in or on a liquid; "the beer had a thick head of foam"
References in periodicals archive ?
Hale will be a star witness before Senator Alfonse D'Amato's Whitewater committee.
The Whitewater Water Technology Group, owned by Hana Gertler and Ori Yogev, is an international company based in Israel and focuses on advanced water technology which is marketed to water supply and treatment companies in the western world.
He explains the classifications used by the American Whitewater Affiliation to categorize rapids from Class I (easy) to Class VI (extreme).
To be sure, Bradlee, a Whitewater skeptic, went on to say; "They could get an indictment against anyone they wanted, I think, and they haven't got it.
With new Whitewater allegations and revelations emerging almost daily, the question now is whether the Clintons are criminals, or just sleazy influence peddlers who play fast and loose with the Internal Revenue Code (while denouncing people who argue for lower tax rates).
The ubiquitous Vernon Jordan--who had played a key role in lining up suspicious payments to another recalcitrant Whitewater witness, Webster Hubbell--had in fact arranged to get Lewinsky a job with the Revlon Company.
Whitewater rafting in California is at its best in Northern California along the American River near Sacramento.
We do not encourage whitewater activities during high flow release periods," said Walt Brockway, Operations Manager of Hydroelectric Systems for APGI.
com)-- The new Durango Whitewater Park on the Animas River opened for the 2014 rafting season last Friday.
National Whitewater Center (USNWC) in Charlotte, NC is pleased to announce their revolutionary new AllSport Passes.
KERNVILLE - Taylor Burch, an architect who helps design theme-park rides, is jammed into his seven-foot whitewater kayak on a rock ledge 15 feet above the Kern River as he prepares for a real adventure.