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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Move unsteadily, as if threatening to fall.

Usage examples (39)
  • If vanity does not overthrow all our virtues, at least she makes them totter.
  • A teeter-totter is probably more like it.
  • Sancie! he can just walk -- a kind of totter from my knees to Cuthbert's -- and then so proud of himself!
  • Teeter-totter all you want, but men apparently don for more
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