follow Dictionary.com

How do you spell Hannukah?

undulatory

[uhn-juh-luh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee, uhn-dyuh-, -duh-] /ˈʌn dʒə ləˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i, ˈʌn dyə-, -də-/
adjective
1.
Also, undular. moving in undulations.
2.
having the form or appearance of waves.
Also, undulative
[uhn-juh-ley-tiv, uhn-dyuh-, -duh-] /ˈʌn dʒəˌleɪ tɪv, ˈʌn dyə-, -də-/ (Show IPA)
.
Origin
1720-1730
1720-30; undulate + -ory1
Related forms
nonundulatory, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for undular

undulatory

/ˈʌndjʊlətərɪ; -trɪ/
adjective
1.
caused by or characterized by waves or undulations
2.
having a wavelike motion or form
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for undulatory

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for undular

0
12
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for undular