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1. teeter

verb. ['ˈtiːtɝ'] move unsteadily, with a rocking motion.

Synonyms

  • move
  • seesaw

Antonyms

  • recede
  • follow
  • fall

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Words that Rhyme with Teeter

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Example sentences of the word teeter


1. Noun, singular or mass
Without it, you’d teeter and fall flat on your face.

Quotes containing the word teeter


1. [Horror fiction] shows us that the control we believe we have is purely illusory, and that every moment we teeter on chaos and oblivion.
- Clive Barker

2. A laugh jumps out of my mouth, surprising me. I can’t even remember the last time I laughed and it puts me on edge. I suddenly want to do the same thing to her. Let her see how it feels to teeter on that cliff.
- Nyrae Dawn, Charade

2. teeter-totter

verb. ride on a plank.

Synonyms

  • play
  • seesaw

Antonyms

  • tightness
  • immovability
  • immovableness

3. teeter-totter

noun. a plaything consisting of a board balanced on a fulcrum; the board is ridden up and down by children at either end.

Synonyms

  • plaything
  • playground
  • toy
  • seesaw
  • dandle board
  • teetertotter
  • tilting board
  • teeterboard

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • refrain
  • inactivity
  • overact

4. teeter

noun. ['ˈtiːtɝ'] a plaything consisting of a board balanced on a fulcrum; the board is ridden up and down by children at either end.

Synonyms

  • playground
  • toy
  • seesaw
  • dandle board
  • teetertotter
  • teeter-totter
  • tilting board
  • teeterboard

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • ride
  • descend
  • linger
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