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hovered

verb , past tense of hover

Synonyms and Antonyms of hovered

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 of hovered

drifted, floated, glided, hung (also hanged), poised, rode (or chiefly dialectal rid), sailed, swam, wafted

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Near Antonyms of hovered
Antonyms of hovered

sank (or sunk), settled



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