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(Intransitive) To use a seesaw.
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  1. (Intransitive) To use a seesaw.
  2. To cause to move backward and forward in seesaw fashion.
  3. To change back and forth from one condition or situation to another:
To be on the point of failure or collapse
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  1. To be on the point of failure or collapse
  2. To appear about to collapse:
  3. To sway as if about to fall.
To move from side to side as a result of uneven rotation
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  1. To move from side to side as a result of uneven rotation
  2. To waver or vacillate in one's opinions or feelings.
  3. To waver in one's opinions, etc.; vacillate
To cause (a person, an opinion, actions, etc.) to be inclined a certain way or be turned from a given course; influence or divert
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  1. To cause (a person, an opinion, actions, etc.) to be inclined a certain way or be turned from a given course; influence or divert
  2. To incline or bend to one side; veer:
  3. (Nautical) To hoist (a mast or yard) into position.
To tremble or quaver in sound, as of the voice or a musical note.
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  1. To tremble or quaver in sound, as of the voice or a musical note.
  2. To move unsteadily back and forth:
  3. To swing or sway to and fro; flutter
To refer to an implied, rather than stated, word in the sentence in which it occurs
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  1. To refer to an implied, rather than stated, word in the sentence in which it occurs
  2. To hold (something) so that it hangs and swings loosely
  3. To hang loosely and swing or sway to and fro:
To be thrown off balance or fall back:
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  1. To be thrown off balance or fall back:
  2. To feel dizzy:
  3. To stagger, lurch, or sway, as from drunkenness:
To arrange (the wings of a biplane) so that the leading edge of one wing is either ahead of or behind the leading edge of the other wing.
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  1. To arrange (the wings of a biplane) so that the leading edge of one wing is either ahead of or behind the leading edge of the other wing.
  2. To move unsteadily, as though about to collapse; totter, sway, or reel, as from a blow, fatigue, drunkenness, etc.
  3. (Sports) To arrange (the start of a race) with the starting point in the outside lanes progressively closer to the finish line so as to neutralize the advantage of competing in the shorter inside lanes.
To tremble, as from cold or strong emotion.
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  1. To tremble, as from cold or strong emotion.
  2. To shake with a slight, rapid, tremulous movement.
  3. (Intransitive) To shake or move with slight and tremulous motion; to tremble; to quake; to shudder; to shiver.
To move quickly in a nervous, restless, or excited fashion; flit.
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  1. To move quickly in a nervous, restless, or excited fashion; flit.
  2. To wave or flap rapidly in an irregular manner:
  3. To move or fall in a manner suggestive of tremulous flight:
To twist or interlace (something) into, through, or among
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  1. To twist or interlace (something) into, through, or among
  2. To construct by interlacing or interweaving strips or strands of material:
  3. To form (threads) into a fabric
To move unsteadily or haltingly; stumble:
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  1. To move unsteadily or haltingly; stumble:
  2. To act hesitantly; show uncertainty; waver; flinch
  3. To move uncertainly or unsteadily; totter; stumble
To move with abrupt movements; move haltingly or jerkily.
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  1. To move with abrupt movements; move haltingly or jerkily.
  2. To roll or pitch suddenly or erratically:
  3. (Archaic) To prevent (a person) from getting his fair share of something
To go round and round in a whirling motion:
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  1. To go round and round in a whirling motion:
  2. To be thrown off balance or fall back:
  3. To feel dizzy:
To arrange (periods of activity, duties, etc.) so as to avoid crowding, provide for continuity of expertise, etc.
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  1. To arrange (periods of activity, duties, etc.) so as to avoid crowding, provide for continuity of expertise, etc.
  2. To arrange (the wings of a biplane) so that the leading edge of one wing is either ahead of or behind the leading edge of the other wing.
  3. (Sports) To arrange (the start of a race) with the starting point in the outside lanes progressively closer to the finish line so as to neutralize the advantage of competing in the shorter inside lanes.
To come by chance; happen
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  1. To come by chance; happen
  2. (Intransitive) To trip or fall; to walk clumsily.
  3. To strike or happen (upon a person or thing) without design; to fall or light by chance; with on, upon, or against.
To be on the point of failure or collapse
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  1. To be on the point of failure or collapse
  2. To proceed with feeble, unsure steps
  3. To rock or shake as if about to fall; be unsteady
To twist or interlace (something) into, through, or among
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  1. To twist or interlace (something) into, through, or among
  2. To construct by interlacing or interweaving strips or strands of material:
  3. To interlace (threads, for example) into cloth.
To move from side to side as a result of uneven rotation
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  1. To move from side to side as a result of uneven rotation
  2. To waver or vacillate in one's opinions or feelings.
  3. To waver in one's opinions, etc.; vacillate
To incline or bend to one side; veer:
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  1. To incline or bend to one side; veer:
  2. (Old Poet.) To rule; reign; hold sway
  3. (Nautical) To hoist (a mast or yard) into position.
To be on the point of failure or collapse
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  1. To be on the point of failure or collapse
  2. To appear about to collapse:
  3. To sway as if about to fall.
To be unable to choose between different courses of action or opinions; waver:
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  1. To be unable to choose between different courses of action or opinions; waver:
  2. To change between one state and another; fluctuate:
  3. To sway to and fro; waver; totter; stagger
To move in a certain direction with a swaying or unsteady motion:
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  1. To move in a certain direction with a swaying or unsteady motion:
  2. To become diverted:
  3. To swing or sway to and fro; flutter
To twist or interlace (something) into, through, or among
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  1. To twist or interlace (something) into, through, or among
  2. To interweave or combine (elements) into a complex whole:
  3. To form (threads) into a fabric
To move from side to side as a result of uneven rotation
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  1. To move from side to side as a result of uneven rotation
  2. To waver or vacillate in one's opinions or feelings.
  3. To waver in one's opinions, etc.; vacillate
Find another word for teeter. In this page you can discover 32 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for teeter, like: tremble precariously, seesaw, totter, wobble, sway, waver, dangle, reel, stagger, quiver and flutter.