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Synonyms for waving
wav·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wave, waving, wafturenoun

    the act of signaling by a movement of the hand

    Synonyms:
    wave, wafture, undulation, moving ridge

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "waving":

    brandishing, wielding, shaking, stirring, wave, unveiling, shake

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#8150shake
#13815shaking
#17047stirring
#21605waving
#35740unveiling
#38925wielding
#81222brandishing
#193015undulation

How to use waving in a sentence?

  1. Chris Summers:

    It was a massive, massive story, the whole of Fleet Street came down, Sky and BBC TV trucks. Within a couple of weeks there were TV crews from Japan and America, all over the place. Fleet Street was waving their checkbooks around... and getting a lot of people to talk. We were trying to compete as the local paper.

  2. Donald Trump:

    This lively sport reflects our national spirit and our can-do attitude. At every NASCAR race, you will see thousands of patriotic Americans, from the grandstands to the pit stalls, proudly waving our flag and roaring with joy at the words,' Start your engines,'.

  3. Mark Gee:

    The North Yorkshire police said that he was found by a wildlife photographer who noticed Harvey waving at her from a distance. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP This is fantastic news that Harry has been found safe and well, i want to thank all the search volunteers for their time, as well as Gamekeepers, estate owners, farmers and local residents for their help and understanding. Thanks also to the Tan Hill, who looked after the volunteers and Mr. Harveys family.

  4. Dia Dipasupil/WireImage:

    I prepared and I knew that I could be Miss USA, that’s what I wanted, and that was my goal. But actually winning is a whole other experience. You know, when they called my name, my mind kind of went blank. All I could think was, ‘They’re about to put the crown on my head. Where’s my mom?’ And I was looking for her in the audience. She was there with a picture of my face on a stick, waving it around… But it was an amazing moment, and very surreal.

  5. David Rachal:

    These tracks suggest that people were in New Mexico way earlier than expected. This is a theme that is gaining some serious traction in the literature. However, we need to be cautious and more research needs to be done before we start doing a lot of arm waving.


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