What is the meaning of the English word
a gentle rising and falling; a small wave or series of waves
- this can be a sound that spreads through a group of people (of laughter, or conversation)
- ripples of water
- ripples of sand
1. There was a small ripple of polite applause.
2. The ripples of your grandfather’s wisdom will influence people for many generations.
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