GRE Word List

WAVER

move or swing back and forth; be uncertain or unsteady in decision or movement; Ex. wavering between accepting and refusing

The meaning of the word waver is move or swing back and forth; be uncertain or unsteady in decision or movement; Ex. wavering between accepting and refusing.

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