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Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service
(in the US) n acronym for
(Military) Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service; the women's reserve of the US navy
- breach - The leap of a whale out of the water or the breaking of waves over a vessel or onto a coast; it is also the act of breaking.
- plangent - Describes the sound of the sea and its waves—reverberating and mournfully resonant.
- swaff - To come one over another, like waves upon a shore.
- lop - The state of the sea when it has waves that are short and lumpy, hence "loppy," when it is choppy and lumpy.