Meaning of waved

verb, past tense
  1. move one's hand to and fro in greeting or as a signal.
    he waved to me from the train
  2. move to and fro with a swaying motion while remaining fixed to one point.
    the flag waved in the wind
  3. style (hair) so that it curls slightly.
    her hair had been carefully waved for the evening

Old English wafian (verb), from the Germanic base of waver; the noun by alteration (influenced by the verb) of Middle English wawe ‘(sea) wave’.

Information about waved

  • It is a verb.
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Hyphenation of waved


  • It consists of 1 syllables and 5 chars.
  • waved is a word monosyllabic because it has one syllable

waved synonyms

Meaning direct (someone) somewhere by means of a gesture:


Meaning use gestures, especially dramatic ones, instead of speaking or to emphasize one's words:


Meaning instruct (someone) to do something by means of gestures or signs:


Meaning use gestures to convey information or instructions:


Meaning make a gesture with the hand, arm, or head to encourage or instruct someone to approach or follow:


Meaning point out; show:


Meaning direct or command (someone) with a movement of the hand or head:


Meaning lower and raise one's head slightly and briefly, especially in greeting, assent, or understanding, or to give someone a signal:


Meaning offer (a certain price) for something, especially at an auction:


Meaning (of water) form or flow with a series of small waves on the surface:


Meaning move with a light irregular or trembling motion:


Meaning move or go with a smooth up-and-down motion:


Meaning move a spoon or other implement round in (a liquid or other substance) in order to mix it thoroughly:


Meaning (of a bird) move (its wings) up and down when flying or preparing to fly:


Meaning move or cause to move slowly or rhythmically backwards and forwards or from side to side:


Meaning move or cause to move back and forth or from side to side while suspended or on an axis:


Meaning (with reference to a scent, sound, etc.) pass or cause to pass gently through the air:


Meaning brandish in anger or as a warning; make a threatening gesture with:


Meaning tremble or shake with a slight rapid motion:


Meaning move or swing back and forth in a regular rhythm:


Meaning go in a specified direction or manner; change position:


Meaning be carried, driven, or moved by the wind or an air current:


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Anagrams of waved


Words that rhyme with waved

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