Translation of "wave" - English-Catalan dictionary


verb uk /weɪv/ us /weɪv/ present participle waving, past tense and past participle waved

B1 to put your hand up and move it from side to side in order to attract someone’s attention or to say goodbye

fer senyals/saludar (amb la mà)
Wave goodbye to Grandma.
She waved at him.

to move from side to side in the air or make something move this way

The long grass waved in the breeze.
noun uk /weɪv/ us /weɪv/

B1 a line of higher water that moves across the surface of the sea or a lake

I could hear the waves crashing against the rocks.

the act of waving your hand

senyal/salutació (amb la mà)
She gave a / little wave as the train left.

the pattern in which some types of energy, such as sound, light, and heat, are spread or carried

radio waves

(Translation of “wave” from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)