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synonyms for waves

  • chain reaction
  • impact
  • outcome
  • consequences
  • end
  • eventuality
  • flak
  • issue
  • payoff
  • remainder
  • residual
  • residuum
  • results
  • upshot
  • after-effects
  • causatum

antonyms for waves

MOST RELEVANT
  • cause
  • origin
  • source
  • start
  • cause
  • origin
  • source
  • beginning
  • commencement
  • inception
  • insignificance
  • rise
  • start
  • unimportance
  • worthlessness
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    How to use waves in a sentence

    It will be remembered that pitch depends upon the rapidity of the sound waves or vibrations.
    EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
    A biggish sea running, subsiding as the day went on—and my mind grew calmer with the waves.
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
    The next morning a gust of wind carried him, and him only, out of the boat into the waves, and he was never seen again.
    THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
    Then waves of grief broke over her, and she sobbed convulsively; but still she shed no tears.
    RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
    On three sides, the cliffs rise so precipitously from the waves, that all access is impossible.
    A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
    It has been discovered that sound waves may be collected, focussed or directed, much in the same way that light waves can.
    THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
    We yielded to their wishes and restored the little creatures to the air and waves, their native elements.
    A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
    When A speaks, the sound waves that he produces will spread out and will fill room 1.
    THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
    Such of the sound waves is pass through the second nick will become attenuated in charging the chamber B.
    THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
    A very thin vacuum shutter forms a better interrupter of sound waves than a brick wall two or three feet in thickness.
    THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO WAVES

    • after-effects
    • causatum
    • chain reaction
    • consequences
    • end
    • eventuality
    • flak
    • impact
    • issue
    • outcome
    • payoff
    • remainder
    • residual
    • residuum
    • results
    • upshot
    • waves
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