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billowy

[ bil-oh-ee ]
/ 藞b瑟l o蕣 i /
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adjective, bil路low路i路er, bil路low路i路est.
characterized by or full of billows; surging: a rough, billowy sea.
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Origin of billowy

First recorded in 1605鈥15; billow + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM billowy

bil路low路i路ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for billowy

billowy
/ (藞b瑟l蓹蕣瑟) /

adjective
full of or forming billowsa billowy sea

Derived forms of billowy

billowiness, noun
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