standing wave synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term standing wave:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. standing wave, stationary wavenoun

    a wave (as a sound wave in a chamber or an electromagnetic wave in a transmission line) in which the ratio of its instantaneous amplitude at one point to that at any other point does not vary with time

    standing wave, stationary wave


  1. standing wavenoun

    stationary wave, fixed wave

  2. standing wavenoun

    A wave form which occurs in a limited, fixed medium in such a way that the reflected wave coincides with the produced wave. A common example is the vibration of the strings on a musical stringed instrument.

    fixed wave, stationary wave