1.3.6 Water quality

Use this domain for words describing the quality or condition of water.

  • What words describe salt water versus fresh water?
    freshwater, saltwater, seawater, saline solution, brackish
  • What words describe water for drinking?
    drinking water, potable
  • What words describe clean water?
    clean, clear, pure, crystal clear
  • What words describe dirty water?
    contaminated, dirty, muddy, silt-filled, murky, stagnant, scum
  • What words are used of cleaning water?
    to clean up, to filter, filter, filtered, strain, to boil, boiled water, let settle
  • What words are used of polluting water?
    to pollute, pollution, polluted, contaminate, dump sewage into