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vacillation

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noun vac·il·la·tion \ˌva-sə-ˈlā-shən\

Definition of vacillation

  1. 1 :  an act or instance of vacillating

  2. 2 :  inability to take a stand :  irresolution, indecision



Examples of vacillation in a sentence

  1. <the president was soundly criticized for his vacillation before responding to the crisis>



15th Century

First Known Use of vacillation

15th century



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