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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To move or behave in an unsteady manner; wobble.

Usage examples (37)
  • The uneven legs on the table caused it to teeter when used for dining.
  • More simply put is what I call the teeter-totter principle.
  • Can a small boy "teeter" on a board against a big boy?
  • ` ` The score was kind of teeter-tottering back and forth, but when we needed the big defensive plays, we got them. '' for more
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