- (nautical) A flag (also called a waif or wheft) used to indicate wind direction or, with a knot tied in the center, as a signal.
- Something (a scent or odor), such as a perfume, that is carried through the air.
- A light breeze.
- To give notice to by waving something; to wave the hand to; to beckon.
- (intransitive) To be moved, or to pass, on a buoyant medium; to float.
- (ergative) To (cause to) float easily or gently through the air.