Translation of wave in German:


Pronunciation: /weɪv/


  • 2 (gesture) give sb a wave jmdm. zuwinken with a wave of one's hand mit einem Winken


  • 1 [Fahne, Flagge, Wimpel] wehen; [Baum, Gras, Korn] sich wiegen
  • 2 (with hand) winken wave at or to sb jmdm. zuwinken


  • schwenken; schwingen [Schwert] wave one's hand at or to sb jmdm. zuwinken wave goodbye to sb jmdm. zum Abschied zuwinken

Phrasal verbs

wave aˈside

v.t. abtun [Zweifel, Einwand] 1.1 (signal to move) wave sb aside [jmdm.] abwinken

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