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Synonyms for ripple
ˈrɪp əlrip·ple

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ripple, rippling, riffle, waveletnoun

    a small wave on the surface of a liquid

    Synonyms:
    rippling, riffle, wavelet

  2. rippleverb

    (electronics) an oscillation of small amplitude imposed on top of a steady value

    Synonyms:
    rippling, riffle, wavelet

  3. ripple, ruffle, riffle, cockle, undulateverb

    stir up (water) so as to form ripples

    Synonyms:
    prance, flick, mix, flip, tittup, shuffle, rumple, ruffle up, cock, roll, sashay, flap, babble, knit, leaf, swagger, strut, pleat, riffle, gurgle, riff, cockle, burble, thumb, wave, crumple, pucker, ruffle, mess up, guggle, undulate, fluff, bubble

  4. ripple, babble, guggle, burble, bubble, gurgleverb

    flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise

    "babbling brooks"

    Synonyms:
    babble, blither, gurgle, tattle, babble out, smatter, belch, riffle, burble, bubble, blather, sing, blab out, eruct, talk, spill the beans, burp, guggle, ruffle, undulate, blab, peach, cockle, blether, let the cat out of the bag

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rippleverb

    Synonyms:
    purl

  2. ripplenoun

    Synonyms:
    rimple, undulation, little wave

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rippleverb

    Synonyms:
    fret

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "ripple":

    wave, training

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How to use ripple in a sentence?

  1. Devane Sharma:

    The government often says that the law isn't really enforced so it's okay, but there are ripple effects on the rest of society, especially in matters on sexual health and workplace discrimination.

  2. Doug Jacobson:

    It is going to have a large ripple effect. It's very significant to many companies both in the U.S. and (outside the) U.S..

  3. Andrew Ceresney:

    The SEC relies on the accuracy of the books and records of financial institutions and blue sheet data, oZ Management's inaccurate data had a substantial ripple effect that the SEC staff discovered through diligent investigative work.

  4. Retno Marsudi:

    The world has yet to recover from the pandemic, but we are already confronted with another crisis: the war in Ukraine, the ripple effects are being felt globally on food, on energy and physical space.

  5. Associated Press:

    Just a month after entering the race, Mr. Kasich is rising in the polls in New Hampshire, winning head-turning endorsements and drawing new voters to his events who were impressed with his debate performance last week. And his gains could have a significant ripple effect on the Republican primary in this state and beyond, because he is appealing to many of the same voters that former Gov. Jeb Bush of Florida and Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey are targeting.


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