What does wavering mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hesitation, vacillation, waveringnoun

    indecision in speech or action

  2. fluctuation, waveringadjective

    the quality of being unsteady and subject to changes

    "he kept a record of price fluctuations"

  3. vacillant, vacillating, waveringadjective

    uncertain in purpose or action


  1. waveringadjective

    Fluctuating; being in doubt; undetermined; indecisive; uncertain; unsteady.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wavering

    of Waver

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wavering in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wavering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of wavering in a Sentence

  1. Carly Fiorina:

    We are going to have to be more aggressive in helping our allies in the region push back against new Chinese aggression, whether those allies are Australia, or Japan, or the Philippines, now that China's economy is wavering a bit, I would be conducting more flyovers on the South China Sea. We cannot permit China to control a trade route through which passes $5 trillion worth of goods and services every year.

  2. Tim Quinlan:

    Yet unlike in 2008, demand is far from wavering, that has put manufacturers in a better position to pass on costs than see their margins squeezed.

  3. The Houthi leader:

    Fighting corruption is a primary issue and there is no wavering from that ....

  4. Ian Walker:

    It was important that I listened to everybody and then I made a decision on what I thought was the best decision for everybody, it was about transparency, about being decisive and not wavering.

  5. Laura Cooper:

    I mean, so DOD was concerned about the obligation of funds, policy, my team, Defense Department officials were also concerned about any signal that Defense Department officials would send to Ukraine about a wavering in Defense Department officials commitment.... They are trying to negotiate a peace with Russia, and if they are seen as weak, and if they are seen to lack the backing of the United States for their Armed Forces, it makes it much more difficult for them to negotiate a peace on terms that are good for Ukraine.

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    the trait of lacking restraint or control; reckless freedom from inhibition or worry
    • A. elation
    • B. abandon
    • C. mitre
    • D. hodgepodge

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