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synonyms for undulation

  • fluctuation
  • roll
  • sway
  • waviness
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How to use undulation in a sentence

Those areas hit home for CEOs at conglomerate Honeywell, hotel chain Marriott International, and retail credit card titan Synchrony—all of which have felt the undulations of a rocky business environment this year.
‘YOU CAN’T FEEL SORRY FOR YOURSELF’—HOW COMPANIES FROM HONEYWELL TO MARRIOTT ARE ADAPTING TO LIFE WITH CORONAVIRUSANNE SRADERSOCTOBER 26, 2020FORTUNE
In this case the undulation strikes but a moderate blow; the wave is not greatly broken.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
From the camp of the previous evening it had evidently been hidden from view by an undulation in the surface.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
Herein lies the idea of the barcarolle, the ebb and flow, the undulation of each measure.
PIANO MASTERYHARRIETTE BROWER
Thirty-six hours were occupied in the journey of the great undulation from Krakatoa to its antipodes.
TIME AND TIDEROBERT S. (ROBERT STAWELL) BALL
There was no appearance of undulation; when the lumps sank, other lumps did not rise in the intervals between them.
MYTHICAL MONSTERSCHARLES GOULD
It had no fins that I could perceive, and seemed to me to move progressively by undulation up and down.
MYTHICAL MONSTERSCHARLES GOULD
Words are not merely empty words, but names of cosmic parts, of cosmic rings of undulation.
THE POSITIVE OUTCOME OF PHILOSOPHYJOSEPH DIETZGEN
Richard Cleave, pressing very close with his skirmishers, lost sight of the blue infantry now behind an orchard-clad undulation.
THE LONG ROLLMARY JOHNSTON
They came out upon the height that ran in a long undulation to the far lift of mountain ranges.
THE SHADOW OF LIFEANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK
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WORDS RELATED TO UNDULATION

  • cadence
  • cadency
  • flow
  • flutter
  • measure
  • meter
  • oscillation
  • palpitation
  • pound
  • pressure
  • pulsation
  • pulse
  • quake
  • quiver
  • rhyme
  • rhythm
  • ripple
  • shake
  • surge
  • swell
  • swing
  • throb
  • thump
  • tick
  • undulation
  • vibration
  • coil
  • coiling
  • complexity
  • contortion
  • curlicue
  • gyration
  • helix
  • intricacy
  • involution
  • serpentine
  • sinuosity
  • sinuousness
  • snaking
  • swirl
  • tortuousness
  • twist
  • undulation
  • winding
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