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Synonyms for billow
ˈbɪl oʊ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. billow, surge(verb)

    a large sea wave

    Synonyms:
    spate, surge, upsurge, rush

  2. billow, wallow(verb)

    rise up as if in waves

    "smoke billowed up into the sky"

    Synonyms:
    rejoice, heave, inflate, wallow, balloon, triumph, surge, welter

  3. billow(verb)

    move with great difficulty

    "The soldiers billowed across the muddy riverbed"

    Synonyms:
    wallow, heave, surge, inflate, balloon

  4. billow, surge, heave(verb)

    rise and move, as in waves or billows

    "The army surged forward"

    Synonyms:
    warp, buckle, scend, soar up, heave, gag, balloon, soar, zoom, pant, inflate, heft up, puff, wallow, gasp, heft, tide, retch, surge, heave up, soar upwards

  5. balloon, inflate, billow(verb)

    become inflated

    "The sails ballooned"

    Synonyms:
    blow up, amplify, heave, inflate, wallow, expand, balloon, surge

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. billow(n.)

    Synonyms:
    wave, surge, breaker

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