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  1. List of paraphrases for "waves":

    wave, vague, airwaves, millimeter, ondes, surges, ripples, tides

How to pronounce waves?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

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How to use waves in a sentence?

  1. David Reitze:

    We have detected gravitational waves. We did it.

  2. Benjamin Disraeli:

    Every great decision creates ripples--like a huge boulder dropped in a lake. The ripples merge, rebound off the banks in unforseeable ways. The heavier the decision, the larger the waves, the more uncertain the consequences.

  3. George William Curtis:

    I walked beside the evening sea And dreamed a dream that could not be The waves that plunged along the shore Said only Dreamer, dream no more

  4. Duncan Clark:

    To avoid being Icarus you have to... not only avoid flying too close to the sun, but also avoid crashing into the waves. So you have to still be ambitious. In philanthropy, education, environment he has plenty of room to soar yet. Areas where the government will be tolerant if not encouraging.

  5. Tom Landecker:

    [ We now know ] the sources can produce low-frequency radio waves and those low-frequency waves can escape their environment, and are not too scattered to be detected by the time they reach the Earth, that tells us something about the environments and the sources. We haven't solved the problem, but it's several more pieces in the puzzle.

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