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hovering (over)

verb
present participle of hover (over)

Synonyms of hovering (over)

to remain poised to inflict harm, danger, or distress on
  • after the first big layoff, the possibility of losing their jobs hovered over all of the factory's workers

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“Hovering (over).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hovering%20%28over%29. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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