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DRIFT

'DRIFT' is a 5 letter word starting with D and ending with T

Crossword clues for 'DRIFT'

ClueAnswer

Bank of snow (5)DRIFT
Float aimlessly (5)
Sight after a blizzard (5)
Not stay on topic (5)
Move aimlessly (5)
Go with the flow (5)
Move about aimlessly (5)
Streaming movement (5)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for DRIFT

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word drift will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

AIM - BAT - BUM - ERR - FLY - GAD - GAM - HOP - JET - LAY - LIE - LOT - MOW - POD - RUN - SAG - SET - SUM - WAY - YAW

4 letter words

ARMY - BANK - BEND - BENT - BIAS - COCK - DART - DUNE - FLIT - FLOW - FLUX - FOOT - GANG - GIST - GUSH - HEAP - HERD - HILL - HOBO - HOGS - HOST - IDEA - IDLE - LINE - MASS - MOPE - MUCK - PACK - PASS - PILE - PITH - RACE - REST - RICK - RIDE - ROAM - ROLL - ROVE - RUCK - RUSH - SAIL - SCUD - SILT - SKEW - SKIM - SLIP - SOAR - TACK - TIDE - TONE - TRIP - TURN - VEER - WAFT - WARP - WASH - WIND - WING

5 letter words

AMBLE - ARRAY - BATCH - BUNCH - CLUMP - COAST - COLOR - CROOK - CURVE - DANCE - DELAY - DRIFT - DRIVE - DROVE - FERRY - FLOAT - FLOCK - FLOOD - FORCE - GHOST - GLIDE - GROUP - HOVER - JAUNT - LOESS - MOOCH - MOSEY - MOUND - NOISE - POINT - PRIDE - PROWL - RANGE - SCOPE - SCREE - SENSE - SHEER - SHIFT - SHOAL - SHOCK - SHOOT - SKULK - SLANT - SLIDE - SLOTH - SNAKE - SPATE - STACK - STRAY - SURGE - SWEEP - SWINE - SWING - TENOR - TRACK - TRAMP - TREND - TROOP - TWIST - VALUE

6 letter words

AFFLUX - ASCENT - BANK UP - BUNDLE - CAREER - CLUTCH - COLONY - CORNER - COURSE - CRUISE - DEBRIS - DETOUR - DOGLEG - DOUBLE - EBBING - EFFECT - FADING - FLIGHT - HAYMOW - HEAP UP - IMPACT - IMPORT - INFLOW - INTENT - KENNEL - LEEWAY - LINGER - LITTER - LOUNGE - MOTION - OBJECT - ONRUSH - PARCEL - PAY OFF - PILE UP - RAMBLE - REFLUX - RISING - SCHOOL - SINTER - SPIRIT - STATIC - STRAIN - STREAM - STROLL - SWERVE - TEMPER - THREAD - TRAJET - WANDER - YAW OFF - ZIGZAG

7 letter words

ADVANCE - AIRLIFT - ANTHILL - AZIMUTH - BACKING - BALLOON - BE STILL - BEAR OFF - BEARING - BLARING - CLUSTER - CONFLUX - CURRENT - DEPOSIT - DESCENT - DEVIATE - DIGRESS - DIVERGE - ESSENCE - EXCURSE - FADE OUT - FADE-OUT - FASHION - FLICKER - FLITTER - FLOWING - FLUENCY - FLUTTER - GO ABOUT - HAIRPIN - HAYCOCK - HAYRICK - HEADING - MAUNDER - MEANDER - MEANING - MIGRATE - MILL RUN - MORAINE - NOT STIR - ONGOING - OUTFLOW - PASSAGE - PROJECT - PURPORT - PURPOSE - PYRAMID - QUARTER - SAUNTER - SINKING - SIT BACK - SOARING - STACK UP - TRAIPSE - TRAJECT - TURNING - WAYFARE

8 letter words

AIRPLANE - ALLUVION - ALLUVIUM - BLASTING - CLIMBING - COAL MINE - COLORING - CRAWLING - CREEPING - DETRITUS - DEVIANCE - DEVIANCY - DILUVIUM - DIVAGATE - DOWNFLOW - DOWNPOUR - DRIFTAGE - DRIFTING - ERRANTRY - EXCURSUS - FALL DOWN - GAD ABOUT - GO ASTRAY - HANG FIRE - HAYSTACK - INACTION - MILLRACE - MOLEHILL - MOUNTAIN - MOUNTING - MOVEMENT - NAVIGATE - NOMADIZE - NOT BUDGE - OVERTONE - PENCHANT - PILOTING - PLUNGING - PROGRESS - RAMBLING - REFERENT - RELATION - RUN ABOUT - SEAPLANE - SEDIMENT - SHIFTING - SIGNIFIE - SIT IT OUT - STAGNATE - STEERAGE - STEERING - STERNWAY - STRAGGLE - STRAYING - SWERVING - SWINGING - TAKE WING - TENDENCY - UNDERTOW - VAGABOND - VEGETATE - VOLPLANE - ZIGGURAT

9 letter words

ABERRANCY - AEROPLANE - AFFLUENCE - AFFLUXION - ASCENDING - BAT AROUND - BLIND SPOT - COLOURING - CONCOURSE - COUNT TIES - DEFLUXION - DEPARTURE - DEVIATION - DIRECTION - DIVERSION - DO NOTHING - EXCURSION - EXTENSION - FETCH AWAY - GALLIVANT - HIBERNATE - INCLINING - INTENSION - INTENTION - OBLIQUITY - PERERRATE - RECEPTION - REFERENCE - REFLOWING - REFLUENCE - RELEVANCE - SAILPLANE - SNOWDRIFT - STOCKPILE - SUBSIDING - SUBSTANCE - UNDERTONE - VARIATION - WANDERING - WATER FLOW - ZEITGEIST

10 letter words

ABERRATION - BE AIRBORNE - CONFLUENCE - DENOTATION - DESCENDING - DIGRESSION - DISCURSION - DIVAGATION - DIVERGENCE - EMBANKMENT - HIT THE ROAD - HYDROPLANE - KNOCK ABOUT - LIE DORMANT - MAINSTREAM - MAKE LEEWAY - NAVIGATION - PARTIALITY - PERTINENCE - PROPENSITY - REGRESSION - RIDE THE SEA - TAKE IT EASY - TAKE THE AIR - TIME SPIRIT - WAIT AND SEE

11 letter words

AXIAL MOTION - BACKFLOWING - CONNOTATION - CONSEQUENCE - CONTEMPLATE - DECLINATION - DEVIOUSNESS - DISPOSITION - GO THE ROUNDS - HIT THE TRAIL - IMPLICATION - INCLINATION - INDIRECTION - KNOCK AROUND - LINE OF MARCH - MAIN CURRENT - ORIENTATION - PEREGRINATE - PERERRATION - PLOW THE DEEP - PROGRESSION - REAL MEANING - VAGABONDIZE

12 letter words

ACCUMULATION - ATMOSPHERICS - BE A SIDELINER - BRANCHING OFF - CROSSCURRENT - DIVARICATION - EXORBITATION - HELMSMANSHIP - INTERFERENCE - ONWARD COURSE - PREDILECTION - RADIAL MOTION - RANDOM MOTION - SHIFTING PATH - SIGNIFICANCE - SIGNIFICATUM - TWIST AND TURN - UNDERCURRENT - UPWARD MOTION - WATCH AND WAIT

13 letter words

ANGULAR MOTION - DIRECTION LINE - FORWARD MOTION - OBLIQUE MOTION - RETROGRESSION - SEMANTIC FIELD - SHIFTING SANDS - SIGNIFICATION - SPAN OF MEANING - THE MAIN COURSE - WALK THE TRACKS - WALK THE WATERS

14 letter words

BACKWARD MOTION - CIRCUITOUSNESS - COLLECTIVE NOUN - DOWNWARD MOTION - DRIFT OFF COURSE - LEXICAL MEANING - LITERAL MEANING - RANGE OF MEANING - SHIFTING COURSE - SIDEWARD MOTION

15 letter words

GLACIAL MOVEMENT - LINE OF DIRECTION - SEMANTIC CLUSTER - SUM AND SUBSTANCE - SYMBOLIC MEANING

16 letter words

AFFECTIVE MEANING - BROWNIAN MOVEMENT - UNADORNED MEANING

17 letter words

STRUCTURAL MEANING

18 letter words

GRAMMATICAL MEANING - THE GENERAL TENDENCY - TRANSFERRED MEANING

20 letter words

PRACTICAL CONSEQUENCE

22 letter words

TOTALITY OF ASSOCIATIONS

Definition of drift

  • be piled up in banks or heaps by the force of wind or a current; "snow drifting several feet high"; "sand drifting like snow"
  • be subject to fluctuation; "The stock market drifted upward"
  • drive slowly and far afield for grazing; "drift the cattle herds westwards"
  • cause to be carried by a current; "drift the boats downstream"
  • move in an unhurried fashion; "The unknown young man drifted among the invited guests"
  • vary or move from a fixed point or course; "stock prices are drifting higher"
  • a horizontal (or nearly horizontal) passageway in a mine; "they dug a drift parallel with the vein"
  • the pervading meaning or tenor; "caught the general drift of the conversation"
  • a general tendency to change (as of opinion); "not openly liberal but that is the trend of the book"; "a broad movement of the electorate to the right"
  • a large mass of material that is heaped up by the wind or by water currents
  • a force that moves something along
  • the gradual departure from an intended course due to external influences (as a ship or plane)
  • a process of linguistic change over a period of time


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