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"wobble" in British English

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wobbleverb

uk   /ˈwɒb.əl/  us   /ˈwɑː.bəl/
  • wobble verb (MOVE)

[I or T] to (​cause something to) ​shake or ​move from ​side to ​side in a way that ​showspoorbalance: That ​bookcase wobbles ​whenever you put anything on it. Don't wobble the ​table, ​please, Dan.figurative The company's ​shares wobbled with the ​news of a ​foreigntakeoverbid.
  • wobble verb (NOT CERTAIN)

[I] informal to be ​uncertain what to do or to ​changerepeatedly between two ​opinions: The ​government can't ​afford to wobble on this ​issue.

wobblenoun [C]

uk   /ˈwɒb.əl/  us   /ˈwɑː.bəl/
  • wobble noun [C] (NOT CERTAIN)

UK informal a ​feeling of not being ​certain about something: She's having a ​bit of a wobble about the ​move to New York.
(Definition of wobble from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"wobble" in American English

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wobbleverb [I/T]

 us   /ˈwɑb·əl/
to ​shake or move from ​side to ​side in a way that ​shows a ​lack of ​balance, or to ​cause something to do this: [I] The ​table wobbles because ​itslegs are ​uneven.
(Definition of wobble from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"wobble" in Business English

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wobblenoun [C, usually singular]

uk   us   /ˈwɒbl/ FINANCE, STOCK MARKET, ECONOMICS
a ​shortperiod of ​time when the ​value of something ​falls or it seems possible that it could ​fail: Share ​prices have ​recovered from last autumn's wobble. The ​closure of its German ​subsidiary caused a ​sharp wobble in its ​profits. a market/​price wobble

wobbleverb [I]

uk   us   /ˈwɒbl/ FINANCE, STOCK MARKET, ECONOMICS
to ​fall or seem at ​risk of ​failing for a ​shortperiod of ​time: In an ​emergingmarket it doesn't take much to make ​shareprices wobble.
(Definition of wobble from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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