Meaning of billabong
Pronunciation: (bil'u-bông", -bong"), [key]
— n. Australian.
- a branch of a river flowing away from the main stream but leading to no other body of water; a blind or dead-end channel.
- a creek bed holding water only in the rainy season; a dried-up watercourse.
- a stagnant backwater or slough formed by receding floodwater.
- billabong (Thesaurus)