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Definition 1: the quality of being unsteady and subject to changes - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where wavering or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he kept a record of price fluctuations

Synonyms for wavering in the sense of this definition

(wavering is a kind of ...) not characterized by a fixed principle or rate; at irregular intervals

(... is a kind of wavering ) the twinkling of the stars caused when changes in the density of the earth's atmosphere produce uneven refraction of starlight

Definition 2: indecision in speech or action - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for wavering in the sense of this definition

(wavering is a kind of ...) doubt concerning two or more possible alternatives or courses of action

"his indecision was only momentary but the opportunity was lost"

Definition 3: uncertain in purpose or action - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for wavering in the sense of this definition

(wavering is similar to ...) uncertain how to act or proceed

"the committee was timid and mediocre and irresolute"

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