Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To heave, as the waves of the sea; swell.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • intransitive verb rare To swell or heave like a wave of the sea.

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  • verb intransitive, rare To heave, as the waves of the sea; swell.

Etymologies

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From em- +‎ billow.

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