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billows


 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  billow 
 
  2  of  4  senses  of  billow 
 
  Sense  1 
  billow,  wallow 
  =>  cloud 
 
  Sense  4 
  balloon,  inflate,  billow 
  =>  reflate 
 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  billow 
 
  2  of  4  senses  of  billow 
 
  Sense  1 
  billow,  wallow 
  =>  cloud 
 
  Sense  4 
  balloon,  inflate,  billow 
  =>  reflate 
 
  Entailment  of  verb  billow 
 
 
  Synonyms/Hypernyms  (Ordered  by  Frequency)  of  verb  billow 
 
  4  senses  of  billow 
 
  Sense  1 
  billow,  wallow 
  =>  soar,  soar  up  soar  upwards,  surge,  zoom 
 
  Sense  2 
  billow 
  =>  travel,  go  move  locomote 
 
  Sense  3 
  billow,  surge,  heave 
  =>  inflate,  blow  up 
 
  Sense  4 
  balloon,  inflate,  billow 
  =>  expand 
 
  Familiarity  of  verb  billow 
 
  billow  used  as  a  verb  is  uncommon  (polysemy  count  =  4) 
 
  Synonyms  (Grouped  by  Similarity  of  Meaning)  of  verb  billow 
 
  Sense  1 
  billow,  wallow 
  =>  soar,  soar  up  soar  upwards,  surge,  zoom 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  2 
  billow 
  =>  travel,  go  move  locomote 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  3 
  billow,  surge,  heave 
  =>  inflate,  blow  up 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  4 
  balloon,  inflate,  billow 
  =>  expand 
  -------------- 
 
  Grep  of  noun  billow 
  billow 
 
  Overview  of  noun  billow 
 
  The  noun  billow  has  1  sense  (no  senses  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  billow,  surge  --  (a  large  sea  wave) 
 
  Overview  of  verb  billow 
 
  The  verb  billow  has  4  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  billow,  wallow  --  (billow  forth;  as  of  smoke  or  waves) 
  2.  billow  --  (move  with  great  difficulty;  "The  soldiers  billowed  across  the  muddy  riverbed") 
  3.  billow,  surge,  heave  --  (rise  and  move  as  in  waves  or  billows;  "The  army  surged  forward") 
  4.  balloon,  inflate,  billow  --  (become  inflated;  "The  sails  ballooned") 
 
  Overview  of  noun  billow 
 
  The  noun  billow  has  1  sense  (no  senses  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  billow,  surge  --  (a  large  sea  wave) 
 
  Overview  of  verb  billow 
 
  The  verb  billow  has  4  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  billow,  wallow  --  (billow  forth;  as  of  smoke  or  waves) 
  2.  billow  --  (move  with  great  difficulty;  "The  soldiers  billowed  across  the  muddy  riverbed") 
  3.  billow,  surge,  heave  --  (rise  and  move  as  in  waves  or  billows;  "The  army  surged  forward") 
  4.  balloon,  inflate,  billow  --  (become  inflated;  "The  sails  ballooned") 



billows definition