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  1. characterized by ripples; rippling.
  2. sounding like rippling water.
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Origin of ripply

First recorded in 1765–75; ripple1 + -y1
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  • What does she do but let loose one of them ripply laughs of hers.

  • A low-hanging, golden moon, a lake that was ripply but not too rough, and balmy night air—who could ask for more?

    The Firebug

    Roy J. Snell

  • Edna laughed her ripply laugh that always made everyone else laugh, too.

  • His thoughts still ran to blue-gray eyes and ripply hair, but he made no attempt to put them into a story.

    The Lure of the Dim Trails

    by (AKA B. M. Sinclair) B. M. Bower

  • Morland, with his ripply hair and the features of a Fra Angelico angel, would seem out of place in khaki.