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waves

noun
plural of wave

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a moving ridge on the surface of water
  • the toddler was almost knocked down by the waves created by the speedboat

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waves

verb
present tense third-person singular of wave

Synonyms of waves (Entry 2 of 2)

to direct or notify by a movement or gesture
  • waved them over to the side of the road

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waves

waves (aside or off)

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“Waves.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/waves. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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