Small arm of the sea Crossword Clue

Here are all of the known answers for the Small arm of the sea crossword clue to help you complete the daily puzzle.
Small arm of the sea Crossword Clue

The crossword clue Small arm of the sea with 5 letters was most recently seen on May 13, 2022. Below, we have compiled a list of the possible answers for this crossword clue, including those found in prior crossword puzzles. You can also find the definition of the relevant words to help you understand this clue.

The likely answer to the Small arm of the sea crossword clue is INLET, which was last seen on the NYT Mini crossword. You may see multiple answers listed below, and that means the same clue was used in other crossword puzzles. The same clue may have different answers, depending on the date of the crossword’s publication, so double-check the letter count to make sure it fits in the grid.

Small arm of the sea Crossword Clue

The answer to the Small arm of the sea crossword clue is:

  • INLET (5 letters)

The crossword clue above was last seen on May 13, 2022 in the NYT Mini.

Small arm of the sea Crossword Clue FAQ

Inlet Definition

Inlet noun
  1. a small arm of the sea, a lake, or a river.
  2. a place or means of entry
  3. (chiefly in tailoring and dressmaking) an inserted piece of material.
Word Origin
Middle English (denoting admission): from in + the verb let

Inlet Synonyms

Synonyms for inlet include:

noun
  • arm of the sea
  • cove
  • bay
  • bight
  • creek
  • estuary
  • fjord
  • sound
  • vent
  • flue
  • shaft
  • conduit
  • duct
  • channel
  • pipe
  • pipeline
  • passage
  • tube

Name for Skilled Crossword Solvers

"Cruciverbalist" was a term coined in the 1970s to describe crossword puzzle makers and also skilled crossword players. The word originated from the Latin word "cruci" meaning "cross" and "verbum" or "verbalist" meaning "word" to create a form of "crosswordist."

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