valley Definition

a low area of land between hills or mountains, typically with a river or stream flowing through it.

Using valley: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "valley" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The valley was filled with fog in the morning.

  • Example

    The river flowed through the valley.

  • Example

    The town is located in a valley surrounded by mountains.

valley Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for valley

Phrases with valley

  • a region in California, USA, that is home to many technology companies


    Many startups dream of making it big in Silicon Valley.

  • a desert valley located in Eastern California, USA


    Death Valley is known for its extreme temperatures and harsh environment.

  • a valley in Egypt where many pharaohs were buried


    The Valley of the Kings is a popular tourist destination in Egypt.


Summary: valley in Brief

A 'valley' [ˈvæli] is a low area of land between hills or mountains, usually with a river or stream running through it. Examples include Silicon Valley, Death Valley, and the Valley of the Kings.

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