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English noun: confluence

1. confluence (location) a place where things merge or flow together (especially rivers)


SamplesPittsburgh is located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers.


Synonymsmeeting


Broader (hypernym)geographic point, geographical point


Domain categoryriver

2. confluence (act) a flowing together


Synonymsconflux, merging


Broader (hypernym)blend, blending

3. confluence (act) a coming together of people


Synonymsconcourse


Broader (hypernym)coming together, meeting, merging









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