wobbly Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “wobbly” in the English Dictionary

"wobbly" in British English

See all translations

wobblyadjective

uk   /ˈwɒb.l̩.i/  us   /ˈwɑː.bl̩-/

wobbly adjective (MOVING)

likely to ​wobble: a wobbly ​ladder/​table I've been in ​bed with ​flu and my ​legs still ​feel a little wobbly. The ​baby took a few wobbly ​steps towards me.

wobbly adjective (NOT CERTAIN)

UK informal uncertain what to do or ​changingrepeatedly between two ​opinions: Last ​week I ​feltsure I was doing the ​right thing but I've ​started to ​feel a ​bit wobbly about it.

wobblynoun

uk   /ˈwɒb.l̩.i/  us   /ˈwɑː.bl̩-/ UK informal
throw a wobbly to ​becomeextremelyangry and ​upset: My ​parentsthrew a wobbly when they ​found out I'd had a ​party while they were away.
(Definition of wobbly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wobbly”
in Chinese (Simplified) 移动, 摇摇晃晃的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 移動, 搖搖晃晃的…
What is the pronunciation of wobbly?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
coeducational

having male and female students being taught together in the same school or college rather than separately

Word of the Day

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by Cambridge Dictionaries Online,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some

Read More 

hyperpalatable adjective
hyperpalatable adjective
August 24, 2015
describes food with heightened levels of sugar and salt, intended to be extremely appealing In Brazil, where the prevalence of overweight and obese adults has doubled since 1980, crisps, biscuits, energy bars and sugary drinks formulated to be ‘hyper-palatable’ are much more widely eaten than previously.

Read More