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hovering

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in hanging, gliding

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hovering

verb
present participle of hover

Synonyms & Antonyms of hovering (Entry 2 of 2)

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

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“Hovering.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hovering. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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