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verb [intransitive] waver pronunciation in British English /ˈweɪvə(r)/
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present tense
present participlewavering
past tensewavered
past participlewavered
  1. 1
    if a person wavers, they are not certain about what to say or do
    waver between: Cynthia was wavering between visiting her parents and going to Mexico.
    not waver in something: Sarah didn’t once waver in her support for the team.
    not waver from something (=be determined to do it): Alfred has not wavered from his decision to move to France.
  2. 2
    if a light or image wavers, it is not steady and it shakes or changes a lot
    candlelight wavering in a warm draught
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