Definition of Waves. Meaning of Waves. Synonyms of Waves

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Waves. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Waves and, of course, Waves synonyms and on the right images related to the word Waves.

Definition of Waves

wave
Waive Waive, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Waived; p. pr. & vb. n. Waiving.] [OE. waiven, weiven, to set aside, remove, OF. weyver, quesver, to waive, of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. veifa to wave, to vibrate, akin to Skr. vip to tremble. Cf. Vibrate, Waif.] [Written also wave.] 1. To relinquish; to give up claim to; not to insist on or claim; to refuse; to forego. He waiveth milk, and flesh, and all. --Chaucer. We absolutely do renounce or waive our own opinions, absolutely yielding to the direction of others. --Barrow. 2. To throw away; to cast off; to reject; to desert. 3. (Law) (a) To throw away; to relinquish voluntarily, as a right which one may enforce if he chooses. (b) (O. Eng. Law) To desert; to abandon. --Burrill. Note: The term was applied to a woman, in the same sense as outlaw to a man. A woman could not be outlawed, in the proper sense of the word, because, according to Bracton, she was never in law, that is, in a frankpledge or decennary; but she might be waived, and held as abandoned. --Burrill.
Wave
Wave Wave (w[=a]v), v. t. See Waive. --Sir H. Wotton. Burke.
Wave
Wave Wave, v. t. 1. To move one way and the other; to brandish. ``[[AE]neas] waved his fatal sword.' --Dryden. 2. To raise into inequalities of surface; to give an undulating form a surface to. Horns whelked and waved like the enridged sea. --Shak. 3. To move like a wave, or by floating; to waft. [Obs.] --Sir T. Browne. 4. To call attention to, or give a direction or command to, by a waving motion, as of the hand; to signify by waving; to beckon; to signal; to indicate. Look, with what courteous action It waves you to a more removed ground. --Shak. She spoke, and bowing waved Dismissal. --Tennyson.
Wave
Wave Wave, n. [See Woe.] Woe. [Obs.]
Wave
Wave Wave, n. Something resembling or likened to a water wave, as in rising unusually high, in being of unusual extent, or in progressive motion; a swelling or excitement, as of feeling or energy; a tide; flood; period of intensity, usual activity, or the like; as, a wave of enthusiasm.

Meaning of Waves from wikipedia

- Wind waves, surface waves that occur on the free surface of bodies of water. Waves may also refer to: Waves (band) Waves (Charles Lloyd album) Waves (Jade...
- the WAVES on a much smaller scale. By the end of the war, 18% of the naval personnel ****igned to s**** stations were WAVES. The mission of the WAVES was...
- where the wave amplitude appears smaller or even zero. Waves are often described by a wave equation (standing wave field of two opposite waves) or a one-way...
- 2018-05-30. 360 Waves, How to Get (2011-02-03). "How to Get 360 Waves". Retrieved 2019-05-23. .org, 360 Waves (2011-02-03). "360Waves.org". Retrieved...
- Tsunami waves do not resemble normal undersea currents or sea waves because their wavelength is far longer. Rather than appearing as a breaking wave, a tsunami...
- waves of the electromagnetic (EM) field, which propagate through space and carry momentum and electromagnetic radiant energy. It includes radio waves...
- the waves". The Guardian. Retrieved 17 April 2017. Wikiquote has quotations related to Virginia Woolf. The Waves at Faded Page (Canada) The Waves at Project...
- Cannon A waves, or cannon atrial waves, are waves seen occasionally in the jugular vein of humans with certain cardiac arrhythmias. When the atria and...
- Spotify. At the 2022 Brit Awards, "Heat Waves" was nominated for Best British Single. As of December 2022, Heat Waves is still featured in Spotify's Top 50...
- June 10. On June 17, the music video for "In Waves" was released. On June 19, Trivium performed "In Waves", "Black" and "Dusk Dismantled" at their show...