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Synonyms for billowy

characterized by great swelling waves or surges

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After twenty minutes you will have to walk across a dry riverbed to touch the natural colorful canyon, then experience the smooth rocks that appear soft and billowy.
The 33-year-old has kept everyone guessing over her baby 'bump', hiding it beneath billowy tops and even a blanket.
To add to the drama, ladies in colorful billowy skirts performed ritual dances, their slow, graceful movements keeping pace with the hypnotic sound of traditional Korean music.
2 Which phrase, meaning in a state of euphoria, is thought by some to have originated in the classification of billowy cumulonimbus clouds in 7 The musical Sister Act is on at the Sunderland Empire this week.
University experts have helped detect billowy clouds of cold, clumpy gas streaming towards a supermassive black hole at speeds of up to 800,000mph and feeding into its bottomless well.
When fired in a kiln, the fabric would burn away, leaving a hard but extremely fragile shell of frozen crinoline skirts and billowy material behind.
Mason jar snow globe : Mason jar snow globes are a quick craft, perfect for passing the time on a billowy winter afternoon.
If anybody stood out at Fox's post-Emmys fete, it was Lady Caga, who floated gracefully through the crowd in a white, cloud-like gown with an enormous billowy pouf.
It's long, floaty, ornately embroidered and has billowy sleeves.
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While Knightley is known for wearing fitted clothes, she wore a billowy Rocha dress.
Billowy has selfishly sullied her sister's honor, and decides to even the score by stirring arsenic into his cognac while he's out dancing a quadrille.
The two-time Oscarwinning actress, wearing a black beaded billowy dress by Versace, was joined on the rain-sodden blue carpet by fiance Brad Pitt and their eldest son Maddox at the preview of a special costume exhibition at London's Kensington Palace.