- a wave carrying energy away from its source
- (as modifier)a travelling-wave aerial
Words nearby travelling wave
How to use travelling wave in a sentence
Thus it attracted a wave of cowboy operators to fly passengers and cargo between cities.
There have been previous waves of people moving to Texas, and we are now experiencing the latest wave.
The army has since conducted a brutal wave of jailings against activists and journalists.Behind Bars for the Holidays: 11 Political Prisoners We Want to See Free In 2015|Movements.Org|December 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We prefer to wave away the warning signs; like The Interview, Mulholland Drive was comfortably downplayed as over-the-top satire.Pyongyang Shuffle: Hollywood In Dead Panic Over Sony Hack|James Poulos|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Capaldi said the nature of the character—a time-travelling alien—meant his successor could take any form.Doctor Who: It’s Time For a Black, Asian, or Woman Doctor|Nico Hines|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I hate to be long at my toilette at any time; but to delay much in such a matter while travelling is folly.
But to wave this discourse of Heathens, how many self-contradicting principles are there held among Christians?
To think,” said the younger Englishwoman to her sister, “of this wee mite travelling about in an open motor!
The motherly woman received the babe instinctively and cast aside the travelling-rug in which he was enveloped.
Progress: an old term for the travelling of the sovereign to different parts of his country.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift