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hovers (over)

verb , present tense third-person singular of hover (over)

Synonyms and Antonyms of hovers (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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