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Overview of noun waver

The noun waver has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. waver

(someone who communicates by waving)

2. hesitation, waver, falter, faltering

(the act of pausing uncertainly; "there was a hesitation in his speech")

3. waver, flutter, flicker

(the act of moving back and forth)


Overview of verb waver

The verb waver has 7 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (2) hesitate, waver, waffle

(pause or hold back in uncertainty or unwillingness; "Authorities hesitate to quote exact figures")

2. (1) falter, waver

(be unsure or weak; "Their enthusiasm is faltering")

3. (1) falter, waver

(move hesitatingly, as if about to give way)

4. (1) fluctuate, vacillate, waver

(move or sway in a rising and falling or wavelike pattern; "the line on the monitor vacillated")

5. flicker, waver, flitter, flutter, quiver

(move back and forth very rapidly; "the candle flickered")

6. waver, weave

(sway to and fro)

7. quaver, waver

(give off unsteady sounds, alternating in amplitude or frequency)

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