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waver
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
waver /'weivə/
  • nội động từ
    • rung rinh, chập chờn (ngọn lửa); rung rung (giọng nói)
      • wavering flames: ngọn lửa rung rinh
    • (quân sự) nao núng, núng thế
      • the line of enemy troops wavered and then broke: đoàn quân địch núng thế rồi tan rã
    • (nghĩa bóng) lung lay, do dự, lưỡng lự, ngập ngừng; dao động
      • to waver between two opinions: lưỡng lự giữa hai ý kiến
Concise Dictionary
wavers|wavered|wavering'weɪvə(r)
noun
+someone who communicates by waving
+the act of pausing uncertainly
+the act of moving back and forth
verb
+pause or hold back in uncertainty or unwillingness
+be unsure or weak
+move hesitatingly, as if about to give way
+move or sway in a rising and falling or wavelike pattern
+move back and forth very rapidly
+sway to and fro
+give off unsteady sounds, alternating in amplitude or frequency

Advanced English Dictionary
+ verb [V]
1 to be or become weak or unsteady: His voice wavered with emotion. + Her smile wavered and she began to cry. + Her determination never wavered. + She never wavered in her determination to succeed.
2 ~ (between A and B)
~ (on / over sth) to hesitate and be unable to make a decision or choice: She's wavering between buying a house in the city or moving away.
3 (especially of light) to move in an unsteady way: wavering flames / shadows
waverer noun: The strength of his argument convinced the waverers.


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