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Synonyms for vacillation

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hesitation, vacillation, wavering(noun)

    indecision in speech or action

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

  2. swing, swinging, vacillation(noun)

    changing location by moving back and forth

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


  1. vacillation(noun)

    Indecision in speech or action.

    hesitation, wavering

  2. vacillation(noun)


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. vacillation(n.)

    swaying, reeling, staggering, rocking

  2. vacillation(n.)

    wavering, fluctuation, hesitation, unsteadiness, inconstancy

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List of paraphrases:

hesitation, hesitancy, waver, wavering

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