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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cernuous, drooping, nodding, pendulous, weepingadjective

    having branches or flower heads that bend downward

    "nodding daffodils"; "the pendulous branches of a weeping willow"; "lilacs with drooping panicles of fragrant flowers"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nodding

    of Nod

  2. Noddingadjective

    curved so that the apex hangs down; having the top bent downward

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nodding in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nodding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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  1. Benjamin Risha:

    He was made to smack his mother, he had to do it three times before the smacks were loud enough for Tony Alamo to approve of them … His control was absolute. No one told him no. It was pretty horrible. Something as simple as falling asleep in church could get you in trouble, even though it was the third time you ’d been at church that day, and you had already worked and gone to school and prayed for several hours. We would be nodding off. But if someone went to sleep ? God forbid you got caught. It was pretty bad … I wanted to know what life was like beyond this.

  2. Marco Rubio:

    In this case now, we have very limited options and look, it's concerning that the secretary of state, 72 hours ago or a week ago, last Friday, said that the future's up to the people in Syria on what happens with Assad. In essence almost nodding to the idea that Assad was gonna get to stay in some capacity.

  3. Marco Rubio:

    In this case now, we have very limited options and look, it's concerning that the secretary of state, 72 hours ago or a week ago, last Friday, said that the future's up to the people in Syria on what happens with Assad. In essence, almost nodding to the idea that Assad was going to get to stay in some capacity.

  4. Jen Smyers:

    We've been disappointed at the current status of U.S. leadership, i think we have seen some nodding of heads and people recognizing that something needs to be done, but we're still waiting to see what that is.

  5. Tasha Horton:

    We did speak to her, she was able to communicate by nodding her head yes and no. She communicated without any fear that she wanted to donate her organs after she passed away.

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