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wavering

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wavering

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wavering

verb
present participle of waver

Synonyms & Antonyms of wavering (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to show uncertainty about the right course of action
  • he's still wavering about whether to take the job

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2 to swing unsteadily back and forth or from side to side
  • the steel tower wavered for a moment before falling over

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“Wavering.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wavering. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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