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wake2

 
pronunciation:
weIk
phrases:
in the wake of
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the track of waves left by something that is moving through water.
It was hard to row the little boat through the wake of the passing ship.
 
similar words:
track, trail
definition 2: the trail or track left behind by something that has passed.
The big storm left houses destroyed in its wake.
synonyms:
path, track, trail
similar words:
trace
phrase: in the wake of