1. a waterfall, falls(▼通例複数形);〔大滝〕a cataract;〔幾筋もの滝〕a cascade;〔瀑流ばくりゅう〕a torrent
    • 華厳の滝
    • the Kegon Falls(▼単数・複数扱い)
    • 滝に打たれる
    • purify oneself by sitting 「in the torrents of [beneath] a waterfall
    • 雨が滝のように降った
    • The rain fell in torrents.
    • 汗が滝のように流れた
    • Sweat poured down my body./I perspired profusely.
  1. 滝口the top [crest] of a waterfall
  1. 滝壺つぼthe basin of a waterfall
    • こいの滝登り
    • a carp swimming up the rapids