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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ripple, rippling, riffle, waveletnoun

    a small wave on the surface of a liquid

Wiktionary

  1. ripplingnoun

    A motion or sound that ripples.

ChatGPT

  1. rippling

    Rippling generally refers to the formation of a series of small waves or undulations on a surface. It can occur in various contexts, such as water, sand, or even in abstract things like the spread of information or effects through a system or group. The term is often used to describe situations where an action or event has a cascading or spreading effect.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rippling

    of Ripple

Wikidata

  1. Rippling

    Rippling refers to a group of meta-level heuristics, developed primarily in the Mathematical Reasoning Group in the School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, and most commonly used to guide inductive proofs in automated theorem proving systems. Rippling may be viewed as a restricted form of rewrite system, where special object level annotations are used to ensure fertilization upon the completion of rewriting, with a measure decreasing requirement ensuring termination for any set of rewrite rules and expression.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rippling in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rippling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of rippling in a Sentence

  1. Christopher Mankovich:

    Saturn is always quaking, but it's subtle, the planet's surface moves about a meter every one to two hours like a slowly rippling lake. Like a seismograph, the rings pick up the gravity disturbances, and the ring particles start to wiggle around.

  2. Louis Navellier:

    I expect that growth stocks will remain our oasis in the political chaos rippling around the world, money has to go somewhere and due to the ultra-low interest rate environment, millions of new investors are turning to the stock market, seeking higher yields.

  3. Lewis Carroll:

    Surely your gladness need not be the less for the thought that you will one day see a brighter dawn than this - when lovelier sights will meet your eyes than any waving trees or rippling waters - when angel-hands shall undraw your curtains, and sweeter tones than ever loving Mother breathed shall wake you to a new and glorious day - and when all the sadness, and the sin, that darkened life on this little earth, shall be forgotten like the dreams of a night that is past!

  4. D. H. Lawrence:

    We and the cosmos are one. The cosmos is a vast body, of which we are still parts. The sun is a great heart whose tremors run through our smallest veins. The moon is a great gleaming nerve-centre from which we quiver forever. Who knows the power that Saturn has over us or Venus But it is a vital power, rippling exquisitely through us all the time... Now all this is literally true, as men knew in the great past and as they will know again.

  5. Scott C. Holstad:

    nighttime, the pain returns rippling mind effects disunity lust objects found like shower breeze crashing down on a beaten psyche; disjointed love turns evil with the night

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