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Synonyms for wobble
ˈwɒb əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wobble(verb)

    an unsteady rocking motion

  2. wobble, coggle(verb)

    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, tilt(verb)

    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, wobble(verb)

    tremble or shake

    "His voice wobbled with restrained emotion"

    shimmy, tilt, coggle, careen, shift


  1. wobble(noun)

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

  2. wobble(noun)

    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. wobble(noun)

    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. wobble(verb)

    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. wobble(verb)

    To cause to wobble.

    The boy wobbled the girl's bike.

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "wobble":

    oscillation, swing, roll, balancing

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How to use wobble in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. Red Bull:

    As soon as I got on the straight, basically I could feel the car start to wobble and then I looked in the mirror and the tyre went, with the safety car, that put us even further back so that was like a double whammy which felt like getting punched in the stomach by a heavyweight.

  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. 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.

  5. James Butterfill:

    We're agnostic as to whether the rate rise will be September or November... the balance of probabilities suggests it might be September, so the markets are getting concerned about whether it will be correctly timed... (However) tightening monetary policy causes a bit of a wobble in equities, but it usually recovers.

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Translations for wobble

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

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