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Synonyms for vacillation

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hesitation, vacillation, wavering(noun)

    indecision in speech or action

    Synonyms:
    disinclination, falter, reluctance, fluctuation, wavering, indisposition, hesitation, swinging, swing, faltering, waver, hesitancy

  2. swing, swinging, vacillation(noun)

    changing location by moving back and forth

    Synonyms:
    hesitation, golf stroke, lilt, baseball swing, golf shot, wavering, jive, cut, swing, swing music, swinging

Wiktionary

  1. vacillation(noun)

    Indecision in speech or action.

    Synonyms:
    hesitation, wavering

  2. vacillation(noun)

    Synonyms:
    swing

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. vacillation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    swaying, reeling, staggering, rocking

  2. vacillation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    wavering, fluctuation, hesitation, unsteadiness, inconstancy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. vacillation(n)

    Synonyms:
    fluctuation, indecision, changeableness, oscillation, irresolution, inconstancy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    hesitation, hesitancy, waver, wavering

How to pronounce vacillation?

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How to say vacillation in sign language?

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How to use vacillation in a sentence?

  1. Virginia Woolf:

    Different though the sexes are, they inter-mix. In every human being a vacillation from one sex to the other takes place, and often it is only the clothes that keep the male or female likeness, while underneath the sex is very opposite of what it is above.


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