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Wordnet 3.0


1. characterized by great swelling waves or surges;
- Example: "billowy storm clouds"
- Example: "the restless billowing sea"
- Example: "surging waves"
[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. [1913 Webster] And whitening down the many-tinctured stream, Descends the billowy foam. --Thomson. [1913 Webster] Billposter
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

billowy 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