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Definition 1: a sudden downpour (as of tears or sparks etc) likened to a rain shower - [noun denoting event]

Samples where cascade or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a little shower of rose petals
  • a sudden cascade of sparks

Synonyms for cascade in the sense of this definition

(cascade is a kind of ...) a movement downward

Definition 2: a succession of stages or operations or processes or units - [noun denoting group]

Samples where cascade or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • progressing in severity as though a cascade of genetic damage was occurring
  • separation of isotopes by a cascade of processes

(cascade is a kind of ...) a group of people or things arranged or following in order

"a succession of stalls offering soft drinks" "a succession of failures"

Definition 3: a small waterfall or series of small waterfalls - [noun denoting object]

(cascade is a kind of ...) a steep descent of the water of a river

Definition 4: arrange (open windows) on a computer desktop so that they overlap each other, with the title bars visible - [verb of contact]

(cascade is a kind of ...) put into a proper or systematic order

"arrange the books on the shelves in chronological order"

(cascade belongs to category ...) the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures

Definition 5: rush down in big quantities, like a cascade - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for cascade in the sense of this definition

(cascade is a kind of ...) move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way

"The temperature is going down" "The barometer is falling" "The curtain fell on the diva" "Her hand went up and then fell again"

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