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Synonyms for wobble
ˈwɒb əlwob·ble

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  1. wobblenoun

    tremble, vibrato, shake, quaver, jiggle, tremolo, quiver, vacillate, shudder, waver, rock, falter, waffle, wiggle, judder

  2. wobblenoun

    To move with an uneven or rocking motion, or unsteadily to and fro.

    The fat man walked down the street with a wobble.

    quaver, jiggle, quiver, tremolo, tremble, shake, vibrato, judder, waver, waffle, vacillate, wiggle, shudder, rock, falter

  3. wobblenoun

    To tremble or quaver.

    The soprano's voice wobbled alarmingly.

    tremble, tremolo, jiggle, quaver, vibrato, quiver, shake, vacillate, wiggle, waver, judder, falter, shudder, waffle, rock

  4. wobbleverb

    To vacillate in one's opinions.

    I'm wobbling between the Liberals and the Greens.

    jiggle, vibrato, quiver, tremble, shake, tremolo, quaver, waffle, wiggle, waver, shudder, judder, vacillate, falter, rock

  5. wobbleverb

    To cause to wobble.

    The boy wobbled the girl's bike.

    tremble, shudder, rock, waver, quiver, judder, vacillate, shake, waffle, wiggle, falter, jiggle, quaver

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wobbleverb

    an unsteady rocking motion

  2. wobble, coggleverb

    move unsteadily

    "His knees wobbled"; "The old cart wobbled down the street"

    dodder, shift, toddle, shimmy, totter, careen, paddle, waddle, coggle, tilt

  3. careen, wobble, shift, tiltverb

    move sideways or in an unsteady way

    "The ship careened out of control"

    coggle, pitch, agitate, keel, careen, switch, change, tip, lean, reposition, stir, swag, shift, tilt, cant over, stagger, lurch, shimmy, transfer, cant, angle, change over, reel, slant, budge, dislodge

  4. shimmy, wobbleverb

    tremble or shake

    "His voice wobbled with restrained emotion"

    shimmy, tilt, coggle, careen, shift

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  1. List of paraphrases for "wobble":

    oscillation, swing, roll, balancing

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  1. Scott Kennedy:

    The key questions during that time are what will happen to financial markets, how will U.S. voters react and will China's economy start to wobble.

  2. Francois Chaulet:

    Flows are starting to wobble a bit but this is more of a pause for breath in the middle of earnings season, the rally is not yet in doubt.

  3. South African President Jacob Zuma:

    The government is very clear, we will never sell this company, no matter what other people say, i believe we can turn it around. This in one of the prides of the country, we cannot allow it to wobble.

  4. Michael Hewson:

    Investors paid the price of an ECB President (Mario Draghi) who over-promised in his recent rhetoric and under-delivered, this brings us to today's U.S. employment report for November. We would need a number below 100,000 for the market to wobble in its belief in a Fed move this month.

  5. Anthony Wells:

    There's a chance that there are people who are almost subconsciously put off (voting for Khan) by the dog-whistle racism ... people who wouldn't like to say 'I'm not going to vote for Sadiq Khan', but will have a wobble at the ballot box.

Translations for wobble

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  • rozkolísat, klátit se, kolísat, potácet se, chvět se, třást seCzech
  • tambalearseSpanish
  • väristä, huojua, horjua, olla kahden vaiheilla, vaappuminen, huojunta, vaappua, horjuntaFinnish
  • branler, osciller, vaciller, vacillementFrench
  • ブラブラ, ブラブラさせる, フラフラ, 震える, 揺らす, ブラブラする, ぶれる, 震えJapanese
  • hūkokikoki, paretiMāori
  • wiebelen, wankelenDutch
  • вилять, шатать, качаться, колебаться, вихлять, раскачивать, идти шатаясь, качать, дрожание, шатание, шататься, колебание, качаниеRussian
  • vinglaSwedish

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