• (British) IPA: /ˈbɪ.ləʊ.(w)i/

billowy (comparative billowier, superlative billowiest)

  1. swelling or swollen into large waves; full of billows or surges; resembling billows.
    • 1919, W. Somerset Maugham, The Moon and Sixpence, chapter 58
      [...] Tiare clasped me to her vast bosom, so that I seemed to sink into a billowy sea, and pressed her red lips to mine.

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