New policies were put in place in the wake of the disaster.
In the wake of the housing crisis some home buyers have found real bargains.
The director is taking some time off in the wake of completing his last motion picture.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1
The cruise ship had a large wake trailing behind it.
The small canoe was getting splashed by the wakes of motor boats.
The bump you felt was our plane passing through the wake of another aircraft.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3
There is drinking and merriment as a typical Irish wake.
John and Mary are attending the wake of Bob's grandfather tomorrow.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4