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  Definition of Undulate
  1. increase and decrease in volume or pitch, as if in waves; "The singer''s voice undulated"
  2. move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion; "The curtains undulated"; "the waves rolled towards the beach"
  3. stir up (water) so as to form ripples
  4. occur in soft rounded shapes; "The hills rolled past"
  5. having a sinuate margin and rippled surface
Similar Words: roll, flap, wave, ripple, ruffle, riffle, cockle

 

Hyponyms: luff

 

Entailments: fold, fold up, turn up

 

Derivational Morphology: wave, flap, flapping, flutter, fluttering, undulation, roller, roll, rolling wave, ripple, rippling, riffle, wavelet, coil, whorl, curl, curlicue, ringlet, gyre, scroll

 

 
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