Portuguese translation of 'ripple'
1. ondulação f, encrespação f
2. (of laughter etc) onda
3. (sound) murmúrio
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Example Sentences Including 'ripple'
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There is a ripple of awkward laughter.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Did you wonder what was going on beneath that distant rippled surface?Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Four long hours elapsed before the merest ripple of excitement suggested that he was here.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He was drawn to the rippling flow.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The cherry purée can be added to bought vanilla ice cream to make cherry ripple ice cream.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The ripples spread across the pool quietly at first.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Their sound flowed and rippled like a river.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
There was a ripple of laughter in the audience.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
These ripples were gravity waves, a rather confusing name because they are not gravity but waves of pressure and temperature.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Her entire body seemed to ripple and waver, her image flapping like a sheet of cloth in the wind.A Time of War (1993)
The winds were strong and the boards glided at a surprising speed along the rippling surface.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The little cube glitters brilliantly on a bed of white foam, its surface rippling with colour.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The wind rippled her dress, so that it hinted at shapely contours underneath.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Two women are trying to teach me to ripple my body like a stream of air blowing throw a sheet of silk, but it's not working.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
A sash window had been left slightly ajar for fresh air: the mosquito net rippled in the breeze.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Inner ripples make it lighter in calories.The Sun (2007)
It varies a lot - you get waves and ripples which are unpredictable.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The negative effects ripple throughout the economy.Inside Perestroika: The Future of the Soviet Economy (1990)
The tears flowed along with the ripple of applause.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The waves are difficult to detect because the ripples are extraordinarily small.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
We seemed to have caused a few stirs and ripples.The Sun (2013)
When the waiter returned there was a ripple of applause.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The financial crisis continues to ripple through society.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It was like saying that tiny ripples and monster waves propel surfers with equal momentum.Christianity Today (2000)
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'ripple' in Other Languages
British English: ripple NOUN
Ripples are little waves on the surface of water caused by the wind or by something moving in or on the water.
Gleaming ripples cut the lake's surface.
British English: ripple VERB
When the surface of an area of water ripples or when something ripples it, a number of little waves appear on it.
You throw a pebble in a pool and it ripples.
Translation of ripple from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary