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billow /'bilou/Concise Dictionary
- danh từ
- (nghĩa bóng) sự dâng lên cuồn cuộn, sự cuồn cuộn
- nội động từ
- dâng lên cuồn cuộn, cuồn cuộn
billows|billowed|billowing'bɪləʊAdvanced English Dictionary
+a large sea wave
+rise up as if in waves
+move with great difficulty
+rise and move, as in waves or billows
+ verb [V]
1 (of a sail, skirt, etc.) to fill with air and swell out: The curtains billowed gently in the breeze.
2 if smoke, cloud, etc. billows, it rises and moves in a large mass: A great cloud of smoke billowed out of the chimney.
+ noun [usually pl.] a moving mass or cloud of smoke, steam, etc. like a wave: A farmer was burning straw, the yellow billows of smoke spiralling lazily upward.
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