Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples
IPA transcription: [b'ækw,ɑʃ]
meaning of the word
the wave that spreads behind a boat as it moves forward; "the motorboat's wake capsized the canoe"
aftermath, wake, backwash
the consequences of an event (especially a catastrophic event); "the aftermath of war"; "in the wake of the accident no one knew how many had been injured"
slipstream, airstream, race, backwash, wash
the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller