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adjective as in sinuous

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adjective as in unsteady

adjective as in undulating

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Example Sentences

With wavy blond hair, the Clemson quarterback looks like a California golden boy … and some analysts say he could command $50,000 per Instagram post.

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If it sounds a little hand-wavy, that’s because any estimate along these lines is.

The fact that it’s hand-wavy doesn’t mean that liquid phase separation isn’t the key driving force.

We represent electromagnetic interactions as wavy lines connecting charged particles with each other.

If that still sounds hand-wavy, picture a synapse as two extremely intimate communities.

With her sweet smile, rosy cheeks, and wavy white-blond hair, she found money was easy to come by.

Boland is an immature kid with a lean, unsmiling face, ice-blue eyes, and wavy blond hair.

The crowd collectively grooved out in the wavy interpretive dance-esque style that Deadheads do.

Gone are the wavy curls, glistening with sweat and flopping a full second behind his every move.

Perched atop a mountain of wavy, pulled-back hair is a mangled ball of manliness, a holdover from the days of the samurai.

Many of the lines are wavy and irregular and there are no woodcut initials or ornaments of any kind.

The rippled waters between the four walls of the cave were like wavy paving tiles.

A gold fillet, set with another matchless diamond, confined her hair, which fell loosely in wavy tresses round her shoulders.

The other was fair, as fair as can be, with great, wavy masses of golden hair and eyes like pale sapphires.

He stopped rubbing his wavy hair, which stood up tumbled all over his head, giving him an absurdly boyish, helpless look.


On this page you'll find 37 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to wavy, such as: curly, curved, undulating, bumpy, crinkled, and twisted.

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