Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English


English definition of “rivers of sth”

rivers of sth

a large amount of a liquid : Rivers of sweat ran down his back.figurative If there's a revolution , rivers of blood will flow .Masses and large amounts of things Grammar:Geographical places
(Definition of rivers of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Translations of “rivers of sth”

Word of the Day


relating to behaviour between people that is pleasant and friendly, often despite a difficult situation

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More