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REEF

'REEF' is a 4 letter word starting with R and ending with F

Crossword clues for 'REEF'

ClueAnswer

Ridge of coral (4)REEF
Coral ridge (4)
Offshore hazard (4)
Navigation hazard (4)
Coral chain (4)
Gold-bearing vein (4)
Shipping hazard (4)
Good area for snorkeling (4)
Shipwreck site, perhaps (4)
Bikini feature (4)
Boater's hazard (4)
The Keys, essentially (4)
Atoll protector (4)
Underwater ridge (4)
Bank of coral (4)
Feature of Hawaii's Molokini Crater (4)
Coral structure (4)
Submerged ridge (4)
Ridge just below the surface (4)
Good snorkeling locale (4)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for REEF

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word reef 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

AIT - BAR - CAY - JIB - KEY

4 letter words

BANK - BILL - CAPE - CURB - FLAT - FORD - FURL - HEAD - HOLM - HOOK - ISLE - KNOT - MULL - NAZE - NESS - REEF - REIN - SAIL - SLOW - SPIT - SPUR - STAY - VEIN

5 letter words

ATOLL - BRAKE - CHECK - DELAY - DELTA - HEDGE - ISLET - LET UP - POINT - RELAX - ROCKS - SANDS - SHELF - SHOAL

6 letter words

ARREST - DETAIN - EASE UP - HOLD UP - IMPEDE - ISLAND - LEDGES - REIN IN - RETARD - SHOALS - SLOW UP - TONGUE

7 letter words

EASE OFF - FOREARM - LET DOWN - PITFALL - SANDBAR - SET BACK - SHALLOW - SLACK UP - SLACKEN

8 letter words

DRAW REIN - FORELAND - HEADLAND - HOLD BACK - KEEP BACK - LEE SHORE - MAKE SURE - MODERATE - OBSTRUCT - PLAY SAFE - REEF DOWN - SANDBANK - SANDSPIT - SHALLOWS - SLACK OFF - SLOW DOWN - SNUG DOWN - THROTTLE - UNDERTOW - WETLANDS

9 letter words

BACK-PEDAL - BACKPEDAL - BACKWATER - CORAL HEAD - CORAL REEF - DOWSE SAIL - HAND A SAIL - LOSE SPEED - PENINSULA - TAKE STEPS

10 letter words

BREAKWATER - CHERSONESE - CORAL HEADS - DECELERATE - INSULARITY - LOSE GROUND - PREPARE FOR - PROMONTORY - PROVIDE FOR - QUICKSANDS - REDUCE SAIL - SHOAL WATER - TAKE IN SAIL - TIDAL FLATS

11 letter words

ARCHIPELAGO - CORAL ISLAND - HOLD IN CHECK - ISLAND GROUP - ISLANDOLOGY - SHORTEN SAIL

12 letter words

CLIP THE WINGS - GUARD AGAINST - LOSE MOMENTUM - TAKE MEASURES - THROTTLE DOWN - UNDERCURRENT

13 letter words

CLEAR THE DECKS - OCEANIC ISLAND - PROVIDE A HEDGE

14 letter words

IRONBOUND COAST - PROVIDE AGAINST - ROCKBOUND COAST

15 letter words

LEAVE OUT NOTHING - MAKE SURE AGAINST - TAKE PRECAUTIONS

17 letter words

CONTINENTAL ISLAND

18 letter words

CONSIDER EVERY ANGLE

21 letter words

OVERLOOK NO POSSIBILITY

Definition of reef

  • reduce (a sail) by taking in a reef
  • roll up (a portion of a sail) in order to reduce its area
  • lower and bring partially inboard; "reef the sailboat's mast"
  • one of several strips across a sail that can be taken in or rolled up to lessen the area of the sail that is exposed to the wind
  • a submerged ridge of rock or coral near the surface of the water
  • (chiefly Australian) an ore bearing vein; a lode

Anagrams of reef

FEER - FERE - FREE


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