Origin of wavelet
Examples from the Web for wavelet
The yacht was upon an even keel, and scarcely a wavelet splashed against her side.Pharos, The Egyptian|Guy Newell Boothby
The result was that the eye saw nothing of the water or the wavelet, but caught only the brilliant glow.Nature Near London|Richard Jefferies
A wavelet splashed up against the clay on which they were standing.The Beth Book|Sarah Grand
For every wavelet of land upon the surface of the Boer States, a hundred great billows stand up in Natal.History of the War in South Africa 1899-1902 v. 1 (of 4)|Sir Frederick Maurice.
They are in circumstances in which the ripple passes into the wavelet, and the wavelet into the billow.Leading Articles on Various Subjects|Hugh Miller
1813, diminutive of wave (n.).