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synonyms for rippling

  • coil
  • curl
  • flow
  • fluctuate
  • flutter
  • motion
  • oscillate
  • palpitate
  • pulsate
  • quiver
  • splash
  • stir
  • surge
  • sway
  • swell
  • swish
  • undulate
  • vacillate
  • vibrate
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antonyms for rippling

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  • leave alone
  • remain
  • stay
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How to use rippling in a sentence

But the steady, appraising eyes of Walter Harkness had moved on and on to a rippling stretch of water where land had been before.
ASTOUNDING STORIES, MAY, 1931VARIOUS
She was right, too, in thinking that these main bands resembled rippling—almost curling—tresses of hair.
A THIN GHOST AND OTHERSM. R. (MONTAGUE RHODES) JAMES
She wheeled back and let her hands fall on the keys, rippling by a natural suggestion into the old tune “Amaryllis.”
THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON
Perhaps a rippling echo of that musical voice had travelled faintly down the wind and touched his ear.
MENOTAHERNEST G. HENHAM
With jerky motions the black monster drew down, the water rippling and gurgling along the sides.
MENOTAHERNEST G. HENHAM
Her robe was one lustrous sea of violet silk, rippling about her as she glided, not walked.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
The rippling of its incandescents had a trick that always fascinated and irritated me intensely.
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE EVIDENCEOLIVER ONIONS
Summer suns shone down upon the green playground of St. James' rippling with flannelled forms.
SINISTER STREET, VOL. 1COMPTON MACKENZIE
An animal she thought was an antelope moved swiftly through the waves of rippling grass.
THE GIRL FROM KELLER'SHAROLD BINDLOSS
The sun shone hot on the rippling grass, but it was cool on the shady veranda where Helen sat in a basket chair.
THE GIRL FROM KELLER'SHAROLD BINDLOSS
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WORDS RELATED TO RIPPLING

  • bubbling
  • burbling
  • gurgling
  • rippling
  • bouncing
  • bouncy
  • bulgy
  • distended
  • ebbing and flowing
  • heaving
  • puffy
  • rippling
  • rising
  • rising and falling
  • rolling
  • swelling
  • swirling
  • swollen
  • undulating
  • waving
  • wavy
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