Definition of waving in English:


Pronunciation /ˈwāviNG/ /ˈweɪvɪŋ/


  • 1Moving one's hand to and fro in greeting or as a signal.

    • ‘the waving crowds’
  • 2Moving to and fro with a swaying motion while remaining fixed to one point.

    ‘the waving flag’
    • ‘waving palm trees’
  • 3(of hair) growing with a slight curl.

    • ‘thick, waving gray hair sprouted back from his forehead’