What does the word creek mean?

Usage examples for creek

  1. If so, I'm surely up to my neck in the valley of Leaping Creek. – The Law-Breakers by Ridgwell Cullum
  2. Another half- hour would bring him to the creek. – Mrs. Skaggs's Husbands and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  3. There's a little creek makes round it on the far side, and we'll be just as safe as here! – The Raid From Beausejour; And How The Carter Boys Lifted The Mortgage by Charles G. D. Roberts