New Wave


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n new wave any creative group active in the innovation and application of new concepts and techniques in a given field (especially in the arts)
    • n New Wave an art movement in French cinema in the 1960s
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In literature:

Here rest, upon the lily's waving stalk, And add new beauty to the evening walk.
"Translations of German Poetry in American Magazines 1741-1810" by Edward Ziegler Davis
The winter silence trembled with it, and the air was full of something new that seemed to break over us in soft waves.
"A Collection of Stories, Reviews and Essays" by Willa Cather
The sound had come from his right, and raising his head just a little he looked, but saw nothing, that is nothing new in the waving forest.
"The Keepers of the Trail" by Joseph A. Altsheler
The two series of waves, mingling, produce a new sensation which we call green.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 20, No. 122, December, 1867" by Various
The New York wave-sorter handled me promptly, but Hanley's office was dead.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science September 1930" by Various
A new and large Italian attacking wave was directed against the heights of Vodice and Monte Santo.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume VI (of VIII)" by Various
But these waves of power were something altogether new and very hard to endure.
"The Golden Fountain" by Lilian Staveley
Nevertheless, a new, inexplicable wave of sorrow moved her.
"The Strollers" by Frederic S. Isham
Once they might have saved a Poet, o'er whose bed the violet waves: Now their lustre chills my spirit, like the light from new-made graves.
"Continental Monthly, Vol. III, No IV, April 1863" by Various
Thank God the wave of "New Thought" is sweeping over the land, and washing away those old blasphemous errors of mistaken creeds.
"The Heart of the New Thought" by Ella Wheeler Wilcox

In poetry:

To-night my soul looks back and sees,
Across wind-broken wastes of wave,
A widow on her bended knees
Beside a new-made grave.
"In Memoriam~ -- Alice Fane Gunn Stenhouse" by Henry Kendall
"And that new meaning—ever old—
Again is on the waving tree;
It breathes from sunset's dying gold,
And touches everything I see.
"Grasmere" by Alexander Anderson
"For still the new transcends the old,
In signs and tokens manifold;
Slaves rise up men; the olive waves,
With roots deep set in battle graves!
"The Chapel of the Hermits" by John Greenleaf Whittier
O gracious beauty, ever new and old!
O sights and sounds of nature, doubly dear
When the low sunshine warns the closing year
Of snow-blown fields and waves of Arctic cold!
"A Day" by John Greenleaf Whittier
The wave-hosts patrolling the sullen Atlantic,
With helmets of snow, and broad silvery shields,
Ran clamoring up to the seed-sown embrasures,
And fashioned new dews for the buds of the fields:
"Pro Patria: America, 1861" by Adah Isaacs Menken
A brighter Hellas rears its mountains
From waves serener far;
A new Peneus rolls his fountains
Against the morning star.
Where fairer Tempes bloom, there sleep
Young Cyclads on a sunnier deep.
"Chorus from Hellas" by Percy Bysshe Shelley

In news:

With a new wave of H1N1 expected this fall, it's worth noting where all kinds of germs lurk in your classroom.
New Waves of Meningitis -Related Cases Emerge.
Metric has been making new wave-flavored indie rock since 1998.
Bose Rolls Out New Wave Tabletop Music Systems.
NRC report calls new wave of reactors safer.
NFL headsets to go digital in new wave of technology.
New wave of file sharing lawsuits could test Canadian law.
Millions of those watching in the UK, and the many countries that took the BBC feed around the world, had the chance to see the studio sets designed by Gina Parr for BBC Sport, featuring Total Structures' new wave truss.
Has Freeport Set Off a New Wave of Energy M&A.
A new wave of cyber-horror drag hits club stages.
The New Wave for Creative Fragrancing.
New Wave of Virtual Employees Working Smarter but Risking Burnout, According to.
Children are caught in the new wave of violence in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Marshalls' arrival signals new wave of retail expansion.
Calls for new wave of reforms for road funding.

In science:

It was shown in Ref. that the phase slips is a new phase associated with the violation of parity effect because it is different from Aharonov-Bohm phase, statistical phase and phase due to wave-like motion of electrons depending on their wave vector or energy.
Violation of general Friedel sum rule in mesoscopic systems
This example shows very clear the generality of our new approach, which allows the interpretation of the resulting waves as curvature, nonmetricity and torsion shock waves.
A class of colliding waves in metric-affine gravity, nonmetricity and torsion shock waves
In this Letter, we will show a new general wave phenomenon in certain many body systems.
Localize energy in random media: A new phase state
Now the primes denote the derivatives with respect to ¯x, while ¯k = kη−1/2 is the new scaled wave number.
Symmetry-breaking instability in a prototypical driven granular gas
Once again, the total variation of the surface integral on the right hand side of Eq. (2.152) will be absorbed into a new definition of H1 , and the remaining surface terms are of second order in the wave amplitudes.
Variational Principles in General Relativity