Today’s word: undulate
verb (used without object), undulated, undulating.
1. to move with a sinuous or wavelike motion; display a smooth rising-and-falling or side-to-side alternation of movement:
The flag undulates in the breeze.
2. to have a wavy form or surface; bend with successive curves in alternate directions.
3. (of a sound) to rise and fall in pitch:
the wail of a siren undulating in the distance.
verb (used with object), undulated, undulating.
4. to cause to move in waves.
5. to give a wavy form to.
6. Also, undulated. having a wavelike or rippled form, surface, edge, etc.; wavy.
How does that even mean that?
I know I don’t have a huge vocabulary but how does the flag undulated in the breeze sound better the flag waved in the breeze?
Now I mean no offense to anyone, but using big complicated words makes you sound condescending and like you really are trying to one up a person.
And another question is if undulated means to wave does dulated mean to not wave? But according to the red squiggles in the browser window dulated is not a word.
But ya know what. Nox used to provide the same red squiggles till AJ told it other wise. Hehe… AJ causes red squiggles too!