One of a series of ridges that moves across the surface of a liquid (especially across a large body of water).
synonym: moving ridge.
A movement like that of a sudden occurrence or increase in a specified phenomenon.
Polish: machnięcie, wymach
physics A movement up and down or back and forth.
Something that rises rapidly.
A hairdo that creates undulations in the hair.
An undulating curve.
A persistent and widespread unusual weather condition (especially of unusual temperatures).
A member of the women's reserve of the United States Navy; originally organized during World War II but now no longer a separate branch.
Signal with the hands or nod:
— She waved to her friends.
— He waved his hand hospitably.
Move or swing back and forth:
— She waved her gun.
Dutch: wapperen, zwenken, zwaaien
Move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion:
— The waves rolled towards the beach.
Twist or roll into coils or ringlets.
Set waves in.
Moby thesaurus: Afro, accost, address, advertise, affect, air, ambages, amplitude, anfractuosity, antinode, barber, be poised, beat, beat the drum, betoken, bicker, billow, blazon forth, bob, bobble ... show more.
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