Part of speech:
To fluctuate or oscillate
To be slow to act, speak, or decide:
(Intransitive) To use a seesaw.
To consider (a matter) carefully and often slowly, as by weighing alternatives.
To feel dizzy; have a sensation of spinning or whirling
To be close to or in danger of failure or ruin:
To sway as if about to fall.
To dwell or linger
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.
Exhibiting or feeling ambivalence.
Occurring randomly or sporadically.
Stopping and starting at intervals.
Unsure of how to act or proceed; undecided.
Of, having the nature of, like, or characterized by a spasm or spasms; sudden, violent, and temporary; fitful; intermittent
Reluctance or an inability to make up one's mind; irresolution.
(Physics) Repeated variation in the value of some physical quantity, as position or voltage
To transfer from (one conveyance) to another:
To lose strength, certainty, etc.; weaken
To move waveringly; flutter:
To move with quick vibrations, flaps, etc.
To try to avoid or lessen loss by making counterbalancing bets, investments, etc.
To remain or linger in or near a place:
To cause to oscillate
(Music) To produce a trill on an instrument or with the voice.
To change position, direction, form, character, etc.
To exert influence or control over:
To head (a ship or aircraft) toward each of the points of the compass in order to determine compass error resulting from deviation
To shake involuntarily from cold, fear, excitement, fatigue, etc.; shiver
To make unsteady
To undergo or show change:
(Nautical) To change the course of (a ship) by turning the stern windward.
To cause to quiver
To move or proceed with a twisting or turning motion; wriggle:
To contrive (something complex or elaborate) in this way:
To waver or vacillate in one's opinions or feelings.
To be nervously excited or confused
A pause or faltering in speech.
To move quickly from one condition or location to another
To shake with a slight, rapid, tremulous movement.
To speak, write, or act evasively about (something).
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