1. [syn: billowy, billowing(a), surging]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Billowy \Bil"low*y\, a.
Of or pertaining to billows; swelling or swollen into large
waves; full of billows or surges; resembling billows.
And whitening down the many-tinctured stream,
Descends the billowy foam. --Thomson.
[1913 Webster] Billposter
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: characterized by great swelling waves or surges; "billowy
storm clouds"; "the restless billowing sea"; "surging
waves" [syn: billowy, billowing(a), surging]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
62 Moby Thesaurus words for "billowy":
bagging, baggy, ballooning, bellying, bent, billowing, bloated,
bosomy, bulbose, bulbous, bulging, bumped, bumpy, bunched, bunchy,
curvaceous, curvate, curvated, curve, curved, curvesome, curviform,
curvilineal, curvilinear, curving, curvy, distended, geosynclinal,
hillocky, hummocky, incurvate, incurvated, incurved, incurving,
labyrinthine, mazy, meandering, moutonnee, pneumatic, potbellied,
pouching, recurvate, recurvated, recurved, recurving, rolling,
rounded, serpentine, sinuous, surgy, swelling, tortuous, undulant,
undulate, undulated, undulating, undulative, undulatory,
verrucated, verrucose, warty, wavy