HyperDic: undulate

English > 5 senses of the word undulate:
VERBmotionundulate, ripple, ruffle, riffle, cocklestir up (water) so as to form ripples
stativeundulate, rolloccur in soft rounded shapes
motionundulate, roll, flap, wavemove in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion
changeundulateincrease and decrease in volume or pitch, as if in waves
ADJECTIVEallundulatehaving a wavy margin and rippled surface
undulate > pronunciation
Soundsah'njhahley.t
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > undulate: 5 senses > adjective 1
MeaningHaving a wavy margin and rippled surface.
BroadersmoothOf the margin of a leaf shape
Spanishondulado
English > undulate: 5 senses > verb 1, motion
Meaningstir up (water) so as to form ripples.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s something
Synonymsripple, ruffle, riffle, cockle
Entailsfold, fold up, turn upbend or lay so that one part covers the other
Broaderflow, fluxMove or progress freely as if in a stream
Spanishondear, ondular
Catalanondejar, ondular, onejar
English > undulate: 5 senses > verb 2, stative
MeaningOccur in soft rounded shapes.
PatternSomething ----s; Something is ----ing PP
Synonymroll
Spanishondear, ondular
Catalanondejar, ondular
English > undulate: 5 senses > verb 3, motion
MeaningMove in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s something
Example"The curtains undulated"
Synonymsroll, flap, wave
Narrowerluffflap when the wind is blowing equally on both sides
BroadermoveMove so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
Spanishagitar, girar, ondear, ondular
Catalanagitar-se, agitar, girar, ondejar, ondular, onejar, oscil·lar, volar
Nounsundulation(physics) a movement up and down or back and forth
undulationwavelike motion
English > undulate: 5 senses > verb 4, change
Meaningincrease and decrease in volume or pitch, as if in waves.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"The singer's voice undulated"
BroaderchangeUndergo a change

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