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1. vacillating

adjective. ['ˈvæsəˌleɪtɪŋ'] uncertain in purpose or action.

Synonyms

  • vacillant
  • wavering

Antonyms

  • decisive
  • regularity
  • desperate

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Words that Rhyme with Vacillating

  • abating
  • abbreviating
  • abdicating
  • abducting
  • abducting
  • abetting
  • aborting
  • abrogating
  • abutting
  • accelerating
  • accenting
  • accentuating
  • accepting
  • accepting
  • accommodating
  • accosting
  • accrediting
  • accumulating
  • acquitting
  • acting

Example sentences of the word vacillating


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Adolescents can shift moods rapidly, vacillating between happiness and distress and self-confidence and worry.

Quotes containing the word vacillating


1. I don't want to go on being a root in the dark,vacillating, stretched out, shivering with sleep,downward, in the soaked guts of the earth,absorbing and thinking, eating each day.
- Pablo Neruda

2. Faith—is the Pierless BridgeSupporting what We seeUnto the Scene that We do not—Too slender for the eyeIt bears the Soul as boldAs it were rocked in SteelWith Arms of Steel at either side—It joins—behind the VeilTo what, could We presumeThe Bridge would cease to beTo Our far, vacillating FeetA first Necessity.
- Emily Dickinson

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