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billows

noun
plural of billow

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a moving ridge on the surface of water
  • the great billows created by the ocean storm threatened to swamp the fishing boat

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billows

verb
present tense third-person singular of billow

Synonyms & Antonyms of billows (Entry 2 of 2)

to extend outward beyond a usual point
  • the curtains in the open windows billowed in the summer wind

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“Billows.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/billows. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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