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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “wave”

wave

noun [C] (HAND MOVEMENT)
手的动作
 
 
/weɪv/
when you raise your hand and move it from side to side as a way of greeting someone,
挥手道别
Give Grandpa a wave goodbye, Alice, you won't see him till next week.
跟爷爷挥手告别,艾丽斯,你要等到下个星期才会再见他。
Welcoming, greeting and greetingsGestures with the hands or arms
(Definition of wave noun (HAND MOVEMENT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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