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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An unsteady rocking motion v. - Move unsteadily; Tremble or shake; Move sideways or in an unsteady way.

Usage examples (30)
  • I prefer the term wobble, as in the Southern wobble, the Pacific Decadal wobble, etc., as that better fits the actual behavior.
  • We do our best to show the world our best, for fear of what might be the consequence were we to admit we are 'in wobble'.
  • Economists said the political transition in Colombia could cause a short-term wobble in the peso currency and local TES debt markets.
  • "The wobble was the equivalent of a bad rehearsal," one shadow minister said. for more
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