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breaking waves

noun as in surf

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The man and woman did not speak until the flat boat topped the breaking waves.

The rolling sea gently echoed their music, and the breaking waves kept time with their voices.

The only colour in the soft grey dawn is the little wink of white that the breaking waves make on the sand.

White foam of breaking waves began to show around them like bared teeth, and there was a humming in the air.

The greatest work of the breaking waves is performed, however, with the aid of the stones which accumulate on the beaches.

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On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to breaking waves, such as: swell, wave, breakers, combers, rollers, and spindrift.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.