Wave

  • 1 Wave — Wave, n. [From {Wave}, v.; not the same word as OE. wawe, waghe, a wave, which is akin to E. wag to move. [root]138. See {Wave}, v. i.] [1913 Webster] 1. An advancing ridge or swell on the surface of a liquid, as of the sea, resulting from the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 wave — [wāv] vi. waved, waving [ME waven < OE wafian, akin to Ger waben, to fluctuate < IE * webh , to move to and fro, prob. identical with * webh , to WEAVE] 1. to move up and down or back and forth in a curving or undulating motion; swing, sway …

    English World dictionary

  • 3 Wave — (englisch: Welle) ist: Wave (Musik), eine Sammelbezeichnung für mehrere Teilgebiete der Musik RIFF WAVE, ein Dateiformat für digitale Audiodateien Hebel Zertifikat, ein Zertifikat (Wirtschaft, Börse), das die Kursänderung eines Basiswertes… …

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  • 4 Wave — Студийный альбом Patti Smith Group Дата выпуска 1979 год …

    Википедия

  • 5 wave — wave; wave·less; wave·less·ly; wave·let; wave·me·ter; wave·son; mi·cro·wave; …

    English syllables

  • 6 wave — UK US /weɪv/ noun [C] ► a larger than usual number of events of a similar, often bad, type, happening within the same period: a wave of sth »During the recession there was a wave of bankruptcies and mass unemployment. »a crime wave ► the pattern… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 7 Wave — Wave, v. t. 1. To move one way and the other; to brandish. [[AE]neas] waved his fatal sword. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. To raise into inequalities of surface; to give an undulating form a surface to. [1913 Webster] Horns whelked and waved like the …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Wave — Wave, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Waved}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Waving}.] [OE. waven, AS. wafian to waver, to hesitate, to wonder; akin to w[ae]fre wavering, restless, MHG. wabern to be in motion, Icel. vafra to hover about; cf. Icel. v[=a]fa to vibrate. Cf …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Wave — (w[=a]v), v. t. See {Waive}. Sir H. Wotton. Burke. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 Wave OS — es un sistema operativo de formato reducido que se instala desde CD ROM con un tamaño de 330 MB. Su funcionamiento es similar a Windows, sin embargo se pueden utilizar en equipos PC y Macintosh. Así mismo su facilidad y comodidad en cuanto a los… …

    Wikipedia Español

  • 11 wave — [n] sea surf, current bending, billow, breaker, coil, comber, convolution, corkscrew, crest, crush, curl, curlicue, drift, flood, foam, ground swell, gush, heave, influx, loop, movement, outbreak, rash, ridge, ripple, rippling, rocking, roll,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 12 wave — index beat (pulsate), brandish, display, flaunt, fluctuate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 13 Wave —   [englisch, weɪv; wörtlich »Welle«], Dateiformat von Klangdateien unter der grafischen Benutzeroberfläche Windows für IBM bzw. IBM kompatible Computer.   Siehe auch: Sampling …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 14 Wave — informal a woman who is a member of a US navy ↑volunteer group …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 wave — vb *swing, flourish, brandish, shake, thrash Analogous words: wield, swing, manipulate, *handle, ply: undulate, sway, *swing, fluctuate: *shake, quiver, quaver …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 16 wave — see waive …

    Modern English usage

  • 17 wave — ► VERB 1) move one s hand to and fro in greeting or as a signal. 2) move (one s hand or arm, or something held in one s hand) to and fro. 3) move to and fro with a swaying motion while remaining fixed to one point. 4) style (hair) so that it… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 18 Wave — [wāv] n. a member of the WAVES …

    English World dictionary

  • 19 Wave — A wave is a disturbance that propagates through space and time, usually with transference of energy. While a mechanical wave exists in a medium (which on deformation is capable of producing elastic restoring forces), waves of electromagnetic… …

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  • 20 WAVE (TV) — For other meanings, see wave (disambiguation). WAVE Louisville, Kentucky Branding WAVE 3 (general) WAVE 3 News (newscasts) Slogan Working For You …

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