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Definition of wavered word

  • noun wavered Simple past tense and past participle of waver. 1

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A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 98% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
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Synonyms for wavered

noun wavered

  • quavered — to shake tremulously; quiver or tremble: He stood there quavering with fear.

verb wavered

  • dithered — Simple past tense and past participle of dither.
  • hesitated — to be reluctant or wait to act because of fear, indecision, or disinclination: She hesitated to take the job.
  • faltered — to hesitate or waver in action, purpose, intent, etc.; give way: Her courage did not falter at the prospect of hardship.
  • fluctuated — to change continually; shift back and forth; vary irregularly: The price of gold fluctuated wildly last month.
  • hedged — Simple past tense and past participle of hedge.

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verb wavered

  • calmed — Simple past tense and past participle of calm.
  • continued — continuing; not having stopped
  • persisted — to continue steadfastly or firmly in some state, purpose, course of action, or the like, especially in spite of opposition, remonstrance, etc.: to persist in working for world peace; to persist in unpopular political activities.
  • remained — to continue in the same state; continue to be as specified: to remain at peace.
  • stayed — (of a ship) to change to the other tack.

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