What does billows mean?

Definitions for billows
bil·lows

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Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. billows

    The surges of the sea, or waves raised by the wind; a term more in use among poets than seamen.

How to pronounce billows?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say billows in sign language?

  1. billows

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of billows in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of billows in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of billows in a Sentence

  1. Johann von Goethe:

    Talents are best nurtured in solitude character is best formed in the stormy billows of the world.

  2. Goethe:

    Talents are best nurtured in solitude; character is best formed in the stormy billows of the world.

  3. Johan Wolfgang von Goethe:

    Talents are best nurtured in solitude; but character is best formed in the stormy billows of the world.

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