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Definition 1: a plaything consisting of a board balanced on a fulcrum; the board is ridden up and down by children at either end - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for seesaw in the sense of this definition

(seesaw is a kind of ...) an artifact designed to be played with

(... is part of seesaw) yard consisting of an outdoor area for children's play

Definition 2: move up and down as if on a seesaw - [verb of motion]

(seesaw is a kind of ...) move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion

"He moved his hand slightly to the right"

Definition 3: ride on a plank - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for seesaw in the sense of this definition

(seesaw is a kind of ...) participate in games or sport

"We played hockey all afternoon" "play cards" "Pele played for the Brazilian teams in many important matches"

Definition 4: move unsteadily, with a rocking motion - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for seesaw in the sense of this definition

(seesaw is a kind of ...) move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion

"He moved his hand slightly to the right"

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