Commentary: Syntax is: NP1[animate] WAVE (NP2[concrete]) PP NP3[recipient]
NOTE: There must be a recipient either stated or implied.
She waved to her father as the train pulled away from the station.
He enthusiastically waved his greeting to the newcomers.
'This land' my father said as he waved his arm in a circle, 'Will
one day be yours.'
As the car drove by, I waved my arms frantically to get their attention.
WordNet 0.0 Sense Numbers: 1
Commentary: Syntax includes: NP1[concrete] WAVE NP1[animate] WAVE NP2[concrete]
He waved the piece of paper.
The flag waved in the breeze.
WordNet 0.0 Sense Numbers: 2, 3
She asked the hairdresser to wave her hair.
WordNet 0.0 Sense Numbers: 4, 5
Commentary: Includes: WAVE OFF, WAVE AWAY
She waved them off weakly from her hospital bed.
He waved off suggestions of impropriety.
Those in the know wave away such talk as a bluff.
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