an ocean wave formation in which the rise from troughs to crests is very steep.
noun 1. (def 5).
[hol-oh-wair] /ˈhɒl oʊˌwɛər/ noun 1. silver dishes, as serving dishes, having some depth (distinguished from ). /ˈhɒləʊˌwɛə/ noun 1. hollow articles made of metal, china, etc, such as pots, jugs, and kettles Compare flatware (sense 2)
[hol-uh s-chik] /ˈhɒl əsˌtʃɪk/ noun, plural holluschickie [hol-uh s-chik-ee] /ˈhɒl əsˌtʃɪk i/ (Show IPA) 1. a young male fur seal.
[hol-ee] /ˈhɒl i/ noun, plural hollies. 1. any of numerous trees or shrubs of the genus Ilex, as I. opaca (American holly) the state tree of Delaware, or I. aquifolium (English holly) having glossy, spiny-toothed leaves, small, whitish flowers, and red berries. 2. the foliage and berries, used for decoration, especially during the Christmas season. […]