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ripple

 
Noun ripple has 2 senses
  1. ripple, rippling, riffle, wavelet - a small wave on the surface of a liquid
    --1 is a kind of wave, moving ridge
    Derived forms: verb ripple2, verb ripple1
  2. ripple - (electronics) an oscillation of small amplitude imposed on top of a steady value
    --2 is a kind of
    oscillation, vibration
Verb ripple has 2 senses
  1. ripple, ruffle, riffle, cockle, undulate - stir up (water) so as to form ripples
    --1 is one way to flow, flux
    Derived forms: noun ripple1, noun rippling1
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s something
  2. ripple, babble, guggle, burble, bubble, gurgle - flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise; "babbling brooks"
    --2 is one way to sound, go
    Derived form: noun ripple1
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s PP
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