Definition of white water noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


    white water

    BrE BrE//ˌwaɪt ˈwɔːtə(r)//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌwaɪt ˈwɔːtər//
    , NAmE//ˌwaɪt ˈwɑːtər//
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  1. 1a part of a river that looks white because the water is moving very fast over rocks a stretch of white water white-water rafting
  2. 2a part of the sea or ocean that looks white because it is very rough and the waves are high