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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To walk unsteadily as though about to fall.

Usage examples (36)
  • She was sitting so long without moving that I saw her stagger when she got up.
  • stagger the chairs in the lecture hall
  • Nascar: What does the term stagger refer to on a race car?
  • -- The stagger is the distance the top surface is in advance of the bottom surface when the aeroplane is in flying position. for more
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