Definitions for wobblyˈwɒb li
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wob•bleˈwɒb əl(v.; n.)-bled, -bling
(v.i.)to incline to one side and to the other alternately, as a wheel, top, or other rotating body when not properly balanced.
to move, walk, etc., unsteadily with a side-to-side motion.
to show unsteadiness; tremble; quaver:
His voice wobbled.
to vacillate; waver.
(v.t.)to cause to wobble.
(n.)a wobbling movement or effect.
Origin of wobble:
1650–60; < LG wabbeln; akin to OE wæflian to speak incoherently, MHG wabelen to waver, ON vafla to toddle
a member of the Industrial Workers of the World
rickety, shaky, wobbly, wonky(adj)
inclined to shake as from weakness or defect
"a rickety table"; "a wobbly chair with shaky legs"; "the ladder felt a little wobbly"; "the bridge still stands though one of the arches is wonky"
A wobbler; a fit of rage.
unsteady and tending to wobble
A member of the Industrial Workers of the World, a militant, radical labor union.
Wobbly is the moniker of Jon Leidecker a San Francisco based musician/composer of experimental electronic music. He has released works on Tigerbeat6, Illegal Art, Alku, Phthalo, and others. He has been producing music since 1987 and ongoing studio and live projects involve collaborations with People Like Us, Thomas Dimuzio, Kevin Blechdom, Tim Perkis, Matmos and The Weatherman of Negativland. He is also a member of the Chopping Channel and Sagan. In 2002, Leidecker was responsible for the first montage and final cleanup of the Keep the Dog album, That House We Lived In.
Translations for wobbly
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- مُهْتَز، مُتَمايِلArabic
- клатещ сеBulgarian
- oscilantePortuguese (BR)
- que se mueveSpanish
- ebakindel, kõikuvEstonian
- لرزان؛ متزلزلFarsi
- óstöðugur, valturIcelandic
- svyrinėjantis, išklibęsLithuanian
- ļodzīgs; grīļīgsLatvian
- lealaus, vaklendeNorwegian
- rozklekotany, chwiejnyPolish
- لرزان؛ متزلزلPersian
- په زنګېدوPashto
- vinglig, ostadigSwedish
- yalpalayan, sendeleyenTurkish
- 搖晃不穩的Chinese (Trad.)
- لڑکھڑاتے ہوءےUrdu
- 摆动不稳定的Chinese (Simp.)
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