Translation of "wave" - English-Japanese dictionary

wave

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

~が手を振る
Wave goodbye to Grandma.
She waved at him.

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

~が揺れる, ~を振る
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

手を振ること
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

(音、光、熱などの)波
radio waves

(Translation of “wave” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)