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2 Translation results for wave in Spanish

noun | verb

wave noun

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ola (de agua); onda (en el pelo); onda (en física); oleada; señal con la mano, saludo con la mano

Example sentences of
wave noun

  • The waves crashed onto the rocks.
  • Be careful. The waves are strong today.
  • She has a wave in her hair.
  • Waves of warm air washed over us.
  • We got a wave from the Queen.
  • The rabbit disappeared with a wave of the magician's wand.

Synonyms of
wave noun

wave verb

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waved, has waved, is waving, waves
agitar; saludar con la mano, hacer señas con la mano; blandir; ondear, agitarse; ondular; marcar (el pelo); hacerle señas a (con la mano)

Example sentences of
wave verb

  • We waved to our friends through the window.
  • She was waving in the direction of the bridge.
  • Flags were waving in the breeze.
  • The magician waved his magic wand.
  • The leader of the parade waved a flag.
  • It was so hot that we were all waving our hands in front of our faces to cool off.

Detailed synonyms for wave verb

See: Swing

Related phrases for wave

Reverse translation for wave

ola  (de agua) - wave 
onda  (en el pelo) - wave, ripple, undulation, wave (in hair), scallop (on clothing), wavelength, understanding 
onda  (en física) - wave, ripple, undulation, wave (in hair), scallop (on clothing), wavelength, understanding 
oleada  - swell, wave 
agitar  - to agitate, to shake, to wave, to flap, to stir up 
blandir  - to wave, to brandish 
ondear  - to ripple, to undulate, to flutter 
agitarse  - to toss about, to flap around, to get upset 
ondular  - to undulate, to ripple, to wave (hair) 
marcar  (el pelo) - to mark, to score, to brand (livestock), to dial, to indicate, to show, to emphasize, to dial (a telephone), to guard (an opponent), to score (a goal, a point) 
hacerle señas a  (con la mano)
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