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A plume of gray smoke billows into the air and Lyoya immediately goes still.
‘WE KNEW IT WAS COMING.’ POLICE-REFORM ADVOCATES IN GRAND RAPIDS, MICH., HAD BEEN BRACING FOR A DEATH LIKE PATRICK LYOYA’SJANELL ROSS/GRAND RAPIDS, MICH.APRIL 21, 2022TIME
The helicopters kicked up huge plumes of powder that had fallen Monday night, and the aircraft quickly disappeared in a billow of snow.
TWO NATIONAL GUARD HELICOPTERS CRASH NEAR UTAH’S SNOWBIRD SKI RESORTFRED DREIERFEBRUARY 22, 2022OUTSIDE ONLINE
Then, the trooper drives into her car — and it crashes upside down in a billow of smoke.
A STATE TROOPER HIT A PREGNANT WOMAN’S CAR TO ENFORCE A TRAFFIC STOP. IT FLIPPED AND CRASHED.HANNAH KNOWLESJUNE 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The wave—a billow broken to atoms, yet still retaining all its weight and motive force—overwhelmed the boat and passed on.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
Like the surging of an ocean billow, it seemed to sweep over her; and then suddenly she screamed, and sank back upon the pillow.
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
Death rode those cold waters, and every billow was a yawning grave.
A FORTUNE HUNTER; OR, THE OLD STONE CORRALJOHN DUNLOE CARTERET
It came up like a sonorous billow, swelling as it advanced, and becoming more and more distinct.
THE UNDERGROUND CITYJULES VERNE
The schooner washed her nose in a curving billow that came inboard and swept aft.
BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
He is restless as the ocean, impelled by every contrary wind, and tossed about by every sportive billow.
FEMALE SCRIPTURE BIOGRAPHIES, VOL. IFRANCIS AUGUSTUS COX
He becomes restless as the ocean, impelled by every contrary wind, and tost about by every sportive billow.
FEMALE SCRIPTURE BIOGRAPHIES, VOL. IIFRANCIS AUGUSTUS COX
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BILLOW

  • billow
  • flow
  • heave
  • oscillate
  • ripple
  • roll
  • surge
  • swell
  • swing
  • wave
  • wobble
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