Meaning of “waver” in the English Dictionary

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"waver" in British English

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waververb [ I ]

uk /ˈweɪ.vər/ us /ˈweɪ.vɚ/

to lose strength, determination, or purpose, especially temporarily:

He has never wavered in his support for the leader.

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 going to have?" "Er, I'm wavering between the soup and the mushroom quiche."
wavering
adjective uk /ˈweɪ.vər.ɪŋ/ us /ˈweɪ.vɚ.ɪŋ/

It's the party 's last attempt to persuade some of the nation's wavering voters to support them .

(Definition of “waver” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"waver" in American English

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waververb [ I ]

us /ˈweɪ·vər/

to begin to doubt or lose your determination to do something:

He never wavered as the leading voice of African-Americans’ call for freedom and equality.

If you waver between two possibilities, you have difficulty deciding between them:

She wavered between believing him and thinking that he was lying.

(Definition of “waver” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)