Associations to the word «Undulate»


UNDULATE, verb. (transitive) To cause to move in a wavelike motion.
UNDULATE, verb. (transitive) To cause to resemble a wave
UNDULATE, verb. (intransitive) To move in wavelike motions.
UNDULATE, verb. (intransitive) To appear wavelike.
UNDULATE, adjective. Wavy in appearance or form.
UNDULATE, adjective. Changing the pitch and volume of one's voice.
UNDULATE, adjective. (botany) (of a margin) Winding up and down gradually relative to the blade.

Dictionary definition

UNDULATE, verb. Stir up (water) so as to form ripples.
UNDULATE, verb. Occur in soft rounded shapes; "The hills rolled past".
UNDULATE, verb. Move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion; "The curtains undulated"; "the waves rolled towards the beach".
UNDULATE, verb. Increase and decrease in volume or pitch, as if in waves; "The singer's voice undulated".
UNDULATE, adjective. Having a wavy margin and rippled surface.

Wise words

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