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waver

verb [I]     /ˈweɪ.vər/ US  /-vɚ/
to lose strength , determination , or purpose , especially temporarily : I'm afraid my concentration began to waver as lunch approached . He has never wavered in his support for the leader .Becoming and making less strong If you waver between two possibilities , you cannot decide which of them to choose or you keep choosing one way and then the other: "What are you having?" "Er, I'm wavering between the fish soup and the mushroom tart ."Doubt and ambivalenceHesitating wavering     /-ɪŋ/ adjective It's the party's last attempt to persuade some of the nation's wavering voters to support them.Doubt and ambivalenceHesitating
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