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.
waveWaive 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.
2. To throw away; to cast off; to reject; to desert.
(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. WaveWave Wave (w[=a]v), v. t.
See Waive. --Sir H. Wotton. Burke.
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.
3. To move like a wave, or by floating; to waft. [Obs.] --Sir
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.
WaveWave Wave, n. [See Woe.]
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
- water. Waves
may also refer
(Katrina and the Waves
- the WAVES
on a much smaller
scale. By the end of the war, 18% of the naval personnel
****igned to s**** stations
. The mission
of the WAVES
of mechanical waves
are seismic waves
, gravity waves
, vortices, and shock waves
. In an electromagnetic wave
and magnetic fields
- (November 11, 2006). "Breaking the waves
". The Guardian. Retrieved April
17, 2017. The Waves
Page (Canada) The Waves
at Project Gutenberg
- Film, Adam Sandler Named
Best Actor". IndieWire. Retrieved December
5, 2019. Official website Waves
on IMDb Waves
at Rotten Tomatoes Waves
- Permanent Waves
was recorded later
in 1979 at Le Studio
in Morin-Heights, Quebec
with production handled
by the group
Brown. Permanent Waves
- of electromagnetic waves
are synchronized oscillations
fields. In a vacuum, electromagnetic waves travel
at the speed...
- Seismic waves
that travel through
the Earth's layers, and are a result
of earthquakes, volcanic
waves, gravitational waves
, and transverse sound waves
) in solids. An electromagnetic wave
such as light consists
of a coupled...
- June 10. On June 17 the music video
for "In Waves
" was released. On June 19 Trivium performed
", "Black" and "Dusk Dismantled" at their