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hover

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of hover

  1. to rest or move along the surface of a liquid or in the air <claimed that the UFO hovered a moment, then spun off into space at incredible speed> Synonyms drift, glide, hang, float, poise, ride, sail, swim, waftRelated Words bob, dangle, suspend; buoy; balloon, raftNear Antonyms dive, lunge, plunge; dip, immerse, submerge, submerseAntonyms settle, sink




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