- a body of water.
- the sea.
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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH wavewaive, wave
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How to use wave in a sentence
North Dakota, on the other hand, is one of the states that’s been hardest-hit by this current wave of outbreaks, with 1 in every 1,000 residents now dead from the virus.
By the end of 2021, at least ten elephants will be sporting the new collars in selected parks across Africa, in partnership with the World Wildlife Fund and Vulcan’s EarthRanger, unleashing a new wave of conservation, learning and defending.Can artificial intelligence give elephants a winning edge?|Walter Thompson|November 20, 2020|TechCrunch
Normally, in a recession of the magnitude that we’ve had, we would have already been in the midst of a wave of corporate bankruptcies.The biggest risks and opportunities for investors in 2021|matthewheimer|November 20, 2020|Fortune
The wave of hospitalizations and deaths had lagged behind cases, but it crashed down over the past few weeks.Europe's brutal coronavirus surge begins to ease after restrictions|Dave Lawler|November 19, 2020|Axios
Standing as close to the windows as they dared, the villagers watched as the waves climbed to 15 feet high.
Islamists stood next to communists waving Palestinian flags and hurling insults at Israeli officials.A New Intifada? Israel’s Arab Citizen Uprising Spreads|Creede Newton|November 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Waving a silk cloth, he declared, “Gentlemen, I will have this land just as surely as I now have this handkerchief.”
“Check the dining hall,” a young woman exclaimed, waving to her left, and a dozen persons surged in that direction.
The mother keeps gesturing at them, waving her hands in the air.Whatever You Do Someone Will Die. A Short Story About Impossible Choices in Iraq|Nathan Bradley Bethea|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
From a balcony on one side, a few people looked down on us as we entered, waving hello.Fighting Back With Faith: Inside the Yezidis’ Iraqi Temple|Michael Luongo|August 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His wife stood smiling and waving, the boys shouting, as he disappeared in the old rockaway down the sandy road.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
The Cockalorum pondered over this for a moment, and then murmuring, "I prefer croquet," floundered away through the waving grass.Davy and The Goblin|Charles E. Carryl
Haggard leant from the window, waving his hand; his wife gazed after the vanishing train, standing like Niobe, dissolved in tears.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
"Certainly—certainly," said the Assistant Commissioner, waving one large hand in the direction of a bookshelf.Dope|Sax Rohmer
"There was a pile of 'em that high, Mark," said Perry, waving his hands about a foot above the table.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
British Dictionary definitions for wave
Derived forms of wavewaveless, adjectivewavelike, adjective
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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.
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Other Idioms and Phrases with wave
see make waves.