Related formsun·waved, adjective
Definition for waved (2 of 2)
- a body of water.
- the sea.
verb (used without object), waved, wav·ing.
verb (used with object), waved, wav·ing.
Origin of wave
SYNONYMS FOR wave
Can be confusedwaive wave
Examples from the Web for waved
They waved down a pair of responding cops who followed the alleged cop killer into the subway.Alleged Cop Killer Ismaaiyl Brinsley Had a Death Wish|M.L. Nestel|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He pulled out the empty shell casing he carried from the raid and waved it at me.
As Hunter waved it in the air, light flashed off his Colgate-commercial-ready grin.
When I asked what this train would cost, the magnificent Murray waved me away.The Stacks: H.L. Mencken on the 1904 Baltimore Fire|H.L. Mencken|October 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Unperturbed, the Queen came up to the top deck without an umbrella and waved to the vast assembly on the banks of the river.Imagining Prince Charles as King Makes All of Britain Wish They Could Leave Like Scotland|Clive Irving|September 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Stubby pushed two chairs up to the fire, waved Jack to one, and extended his own feet to the blaze.Poor Man's Rock|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Suneep waved absently, his short fingers describing trivialities in the air.Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom|Cory Doctorow
His commissary was attached to the Staff of the corps, over which waved the “yellow-blue flag.”The Russian Turmoil|Anton Ivanovich Denikin
Balderston waved his helmet, his face aglow with excitement.Life in an Indian Outpost|Gordon Casserly
Dan and Harry watched him ride away, and as he looked back, waved him a last farewell.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
British Dictionary definitions for waved
Derived Formswaveless, adjectivewavelike, adjective
Word Origin for wave
Medicine definitions for waved
Science definitions for waved
Culture definitions for waved
In physics, any regularly recurring event, such as surf coming in toward a beach, that can be thought of as a disturbance moving through a medium. Waves are characterized by wavelength, frequency, and the speed at which they move. Waves are found in many forms.
Idioms and Phrases with waved
see make waves.