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English definition of “yo-yo”

yo-yo

adjective     /ˈjəʊ.jəʊ/ US  /ˈjoʊ.joʊ/
describes something that moves up and down quickly, or something that changes repeatedly between one level and another: yo-yo dietingChanging frequentlyChangingChanging direction
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