Đồng nghĩa của waver

Alternative for waver

wavers, wavered, wavering

Đồng nghĩa: falter, faltering, flicker, flitter, fluctuate, flutter, hesitate, hesitation, quaver, quiver, vacillate, waffle, weave,


Be undecided between two opinions or courses of action
dither hesitate vacillate fluctuate shilly-shally be irresolute dilly-dally equivocate flicker yo-yo balance be indecisive dally halt haver scruple stagger stall sway tremble vary be undecided quiver shillyshally swither tergiversate change deliberate hang back hedge palter pause pussyfoot around shudder think twice trim waffle get cold feet hum and haw whiffle waffle hem and haw sit on the fence blow hot and cold run hot and cold be unable to make up your mind be unable to decide oscillate wobble falter teeter swing wabble shake seesaw alternate rock flutter vibrate totter quaver see-saw reel undulate be uncertain be unsure wave hover delay shiver quake flap lurch procrastinate dawdle wag veer stumble ripple move shift temporize move to and fro stir agitate tremor temporise judder dodder twitch rise and fall go up and down pulsate convulse jiggle chop and change alter go from one extreme to the other be doubtful faff about jerk be ambivalent jolt linger roll jounce careen palpitate be in two minds ruffle mess about ebb and flow demur waggle flounder be hesitant twitter joggle faff around bucket mutate flail pitch wiggle heave tarry waddle jar thresh billow wigwag flit thrash waste time blow weave fly have doubts hold off move up and down teeter-totter dillydally wait boggle doubt quail defer flop trifle bat pivot differ snap swish waft twirl swirl mammer toddle shamble hobble be unsteady hold back lag sweep whirl twist flick flitter flow stream pulse shimmy shy away come and go whip keep changing your mind move back and forth loiter jog shake like a leaf hang fire drag your heels drag your feet play a waiting game prevaricate wobble about flip-flop change one's mind trill warble spasm be on the fence will and will not thrill beat quave throb fence-straddle straddle whiffle dodge swell surge start switch change mind jitter keep changing one's mind drift toss mess around hang about hang around potter be on the horns of a dilemma go back and forth stot flinch note wave rapidly transform um and ah shuffle have misgivings second-guessing oneself doubt yourself doubt oneself plunge pitchpole list topple dangle walk unsteadily move backward and forward turn digress displace straggle commove succuss flaunt bump churn tremble precariously mark time let the grass grow under one's feet while away time kill time move slowly roll about push and pull move backwards and forwards stir up set in motion put in motion hirple doddle walk haltingly move falteringly stay back walk with difficulty shrink back stay in the background be reluctant to come forward be tentative plod lumber be divided move side to side move from side to side wave to and fro trudge limp blunder feel uncertain wonder about swerve second-guessing yourself bumble curl think something unlikely be dubious lack conviction be sceptical wind titubate bob adjourn retard prolong postpone protract morph deviate struggle mumble goldbrick cool poke have reservations about have doubts about harbour suspicions about have hesitations about express suspicions about express reservations about entertain doubts about harbour reservations about have suspicions about fluctuate on have one's doubts about feel uneasy about rotate catch the wind stay drag stammer sprauchle stutter pussyfoot deteriorate worsen better reverse divert turn around diminish go around feel giddy stop interchange intersperse put off balk flog break wallow move clumsily sputter blunder about ponder hang debate weigh kick the can down the road put off doing something use delaying tactics postpone action defer action drag one's feet take a raincheck play for time suspend action let slide drag one's heels be dilatory baulk take turns speak haltingly fumble for words trip over your tongue speak falteringly stumble over your words swing backwards and forwards swing back and forth follow one another act reciprocally be staggered occur in rotation work in sequence take it in turns act in sequence occur in turn substitute move between be interspersed fill in for follow in turn relieve follow be reluctant be unstable be unwilling pull back think about sit on fence


To come, or cause to come, to a stop or end
halt stop end cease check discontinue quit finish terminate arrest block conclude curb drop impede close obstruct interrupt break suspend frustrate can elapse stall bar lapse stay hamper determine pass expire go still die pause catch hobble stem belay freeze staunch hesitate falter immobilise immobilize balance dither scruple stagger teeter vacillate wabble wobble limp stumble whiffle break off leave off break up wind up cut off cut out desist from hold back knock off let up dead-end lay off hold up shut off put a stop to cut short give over pack in bring to an end wink out put an end to pack up draw up nip in the bud pull up come to an end bring to a stop come to a stop be over bring up call it a day bring to a standstill come to a halt close down fetch up pull the plug on put the kibosh on shilly-shally come to a standstill draw to a close hang back come to rest bring to standstill come to a close draw to a stand stand still wiggle-waggle stem the flow be abandoned be broken off be suspended blow the whistle on hold at bay put a cork in put a sock in delay wait rest desist adjourn deliberate shake reflect sideline tarry mark time linger take a breath stop briefly take a break take a breather think twice call time have a breather take five take ten put on hold break it up come to standstill catch one's breath stop what you're doing prevent thwart restrain hinder inhibit give up foil restrict abandon retard forestall baulk cancel balk suppress stymie complete wrap up call a halt shut down call a halt to prohibit repress bring to a close stifle kill slow forgo interfere with curtail derail slow down refrain from avoid cut limit quash bring to a halt avert fetter circumvent preclude withhold dissolve neutralize forbid cramp close out scotch counteract debar scrub extinguish head off shelve deter call off defeat neutralise shut out counter nullify abort kick baffle subdue lessen quell obviate hang up axe ward off ruin stave off renounce stonewall hold off dam hamstring intercept stand in the way of call it quits oppose finish off contain ax abstain from control interdict diminish put a brake on trammel forfend reduce bridle decrease encumber cripple lay off of peter out deactivate put paid to postpone relinquish brake put the lid on withdraw surcease clog hold resist forsake choke settle dash squash annul destroy round off round out do without scrap shackle scupper beat crimp dispense with rule out squelch fade dwindle outlaw constrain turn off do for crush culminate abolish recess eschew prorogue abate exclude put off discourage checkmate enjoin park crack down on rein in remit fend off run down pack it in fade away proscribe abstain disappear rescind repeal run out revoke cool vanish refrain consummate ban pull in veto defer wane forbear ebb disallow eliminate moderate handcuff stamp out intermit keep scratch spoil forbear from shun slacken disappoint cumber cry off ultimate sink sew up snooker switch off turn aside wind down discomfit embargo pass up die down put back hog-tie steer clear of swear off criminalize die away hold in taboo tie up plug put down put out make illegal have done with die out arrive melt away clamp down on criminalise keep off set back stanch handicap sabotage disable subside bork decline close off not continue repulse manacle disconnect occlude embarrass congest nip something in the bud interfere wrap regulate smother skip stuff top off decelerate overturn jam defend against bite the dust divert silence dodge crab negate get done weaken stop up short-circuit get off end up prorogate stop dead give something the chop fizzle out knock something on the head contravene hold down hold over ditch withhold from ease up close up remove ward run its course ease off outwit put a lid on lay aside dissuade spike put a spoke in someone's wheel jack in get in the way of put on ice plug up choke off slap down snuff out slow up foul up put in cold storage place an embargo on screw up throw a spanner in the works of tail off put the stopper on stop trying call recall fail shorten stop work unplug shut fence pull over draw in sever evaporate estop save disrupt forego ignore evade crown intervene wilt bottleneck rein abbreviate abridge detain invalidate evanish screen offset disengage repel sidestep clip pigeonhole stand obscure fix skirt finalize refuse recede wither sandbag bottle up help conquer shrink clot restrain from abjure leave throttle deflect reject keep in check table parry pass on stop short throw in the towel throw in the sponge deteriorate droop decay stay away from keep back keep under control smash degenerate back off shy from pre-empt bung mothball block out fill up clog up fill stem the flow of lower have a break go without waive set aside keep from censor cut it out nobble chill jam up bung up cease to exist muzzle finalise become invalid pull out of get out of protract disconcert duck turn out hold in abeyance relax get in the way bury rattle skip out on become void become obsolete not touch pass away blow over nix draw to a halt taper off crumble queer bottle dull cross faze bring to a conclusion trail off stump bog down leave alone stopper bring to naught cool it reach a standstill overcome lay on the table cramp one's style quit cold throw monkey wrench in take a rain check on keep at bay lock up put on the back burner give a rest keep in box in put the brakes on withdraw from fall away pour cold water on put the mockers on beat down declare illegal kick the habit upset the apple cart bilk finish with mess up throw a monkey wrench in the works of throw a spanner in the works keep lid on bring to screeching halt throw up retire from not do be a hindrance to wipe out take the cure gum up cork throw cold water on buck kick over louse up land eradicate strangle at birth put a stop to something clobber bring to end withstand sidetrack brace kill off turn back flick off stop working cinch disturb abrogate close shop finish work finish working clock off surrender despair lose heart capitulate admit defeat be beaten give in concede defeat bring deny yourself jack it in censure cap yield resign circumnavigate achieve succeed retardate depart douse clear forlet collapse stop in one's tracks leave out back out of bring to an untimely end leave work wreck shatter withcall phase out accomplish discharge shutdown quit cold turkey bit confront power down be at an end be no longer valid stave anticipate disjoin interpose disunite part do away with dissever get rid of separate pick off down tools confine prolong take a breather from put on a back burner polish off get on the wagon hang it up draw to close put to bed put a period to ease render powerless crash call a stop to put on brakes put an stop to forswear say goodbye to lose speed cut into slam on the brakes break into crool banjax burden bring down curtain simmer down compose collect detach log off put the brakes on take out of play dish give up hope abandon hope stop doing lie by spell back out renege bag it blow off clinch shutter render null and void give the run around dash one's hope lick upset the applecart overpower fold up be put to bed button up cut loose button down take down hold off on make late stop oneself transpire reschedule put a stopper in put half nelson on put chill on put a lock on zing gridlock stop midstream fold extirpate snub exsect marginalize oust carve isolate usurp delete extract overlook excise shirk retreat be the end of drop out tie up loose ends liquidate clean up come to the end do be through with finish up take time out take time off elude disband bypass barricade seal caulk black decommission come to a conclusion round up give notice throw a spoke in the wheel of knock it off back off from break the habit of shrink from check out from root traverse relent drop off put aside carry out fight shy of resist the temptation to take the pledge give a wide berth to go on the wagon avoid doing sit out be temperate have nothing to do with banish boycott blockade kibosh surcease from escape from call it quits on constrict scuttle hit the switch halt in its tracks give the slip shake off give the run-around buffalo promote shuffle off juke run circles around run rings around bollix throw a monkey wrench in the works resolve carry through bring to fruition damp vanquish overthrow push back procrastinate inactivate hang fire omit put on back burner count out put in abeyance file pink-slip keep in abeyance lay over put on the shelf look away turn turn from veer shunt shove aside confound upset blackball disqualify complicate cut dead take out marginalise take away choke up pack block up throw a curve set the seal on obturate quench cow switch something off get there haul up let taper de-escalate pall drop away fall finish the working day forfeit undo bulwark defend guard declare ineligible pass by illegalize ice out curse officially forbid sunder be no more fly by divorce sacrifice jilt triumph over block off continue respite put over suspend proceedings blank counterplot attenuate dampen disadvise scare stunt slip away dam up gibbet gunge up wring noose squeeze drown silt up put out of business put out of action bring someone to their knees escape deprive deny overwhelm dominate annihilate clamp shush trample pull off the road muffle swallow slack phase down coast cool off drain away become weaker chill out unlax ratchet down gag unaccustom take a recess break short stop cold evanesce cover fend put lid on keep inside put kibosh on drive underground trample on sit on go by weigh down declare taboo take wind out of sails get the better of upset one's apple cart cause setback put end to leave unfinished stop in full flow govern fight back dispose of wind something up monkey with resign from eighty-six dust off part from forget about turn your back on part with break with write off retrograde bate tame rebuff choke back give the thumbs down to put the chill on give the red light to say no pull the plug molder dilapidate moulder take a rain check dock languish flag talk out of keep from happening get shut of safeguard against secure against protect against shield against put a damper on act like a wet blanket run low go downhill fade out wear away go down grow less go dead keep a lid on slacken pace bite back get shot of stand up for guard against skirt round defend oneself against fight off keep at arm's length wean cut back lag emaciate tire shrivel sag truncate retrench play for time counterbalance minimize totter faint lose spirit impoverish debase minimise give way depress grow dim waste away wear off grow faint thin out fall off relapse vitiate lose tremble grow weaker pare down elide cut down lop trim syncopate chop minify tighten up crop slim down downsize contract slash stand off not move deaden counterpoise negative countervail cancel out dumb clam correct remedy compensate for boil down rein back get to meat put in nutshell roll back put a restriction on put a limit on keep down say nothing prevent oneself from cease to indulge in restrain oneself from prevent yourself from not give in to stop oneself from equilibrize make up for counterweigh balance out even out countercheck respond rectify stabilise redress right go against stabilize counterwork


To express one's opinions in terms which admit of different senses, with intent to deceive
equivocate hedge waffle fence tergiversate fudge prevaricate quibble be evasive dodge evade flannel parry pussyfoot shuffle shilly-shally sidestep be ambiguous be non-committal be vague cavil hesitate palter stall temporise temporize vacillate weasel adumbrate con dodge the issue double-talk elude escape eschew evade the issue falsify fib flip-flop jive lie parry questions shuck stonewall tergiverse fudge the issue pussyfoot around shuffle about beat about the bush cop out cover up hem and haw hum and haw mince words run around stall for time straddle the fence avoid the issue beat around the bush beg the question cloud the issue cop a plea duck the issue duck the question give run around pass the buck sit on the fence tell white lie blow hot and cold dither change yo-yo play one's cards close to one's chest straddle an issue give nothing away sidestep the issue dodge the question change one's mind duck avoid deceive shift circumvent shirk misrepresent balk put off baulk be noncommittal mince one's words ramble skirt fake shift ground about gloss over skirt the issue fabricate feint baffle maneuver foil contest outwit manoeuvre play it close to the vest invent distort misstate exaggerate dissemble garble misspeak belie fight off hedge one's bets shuffle around give the run around be indecisive phony up put on stretch the truth blather blandish blarney beguile give a false colour to bypass welsh renege flee get around use flattery talk blarney butter up fast-talk not pay not give a straight answer to fend off cop out of skirt round beat around bush get out of find a way round be equivocal about beat about the bush about be evasive about quibble about avoid answering fudge and mudge back and fill dance around euphemize tapdance sneak away tap dance lay low slip out give the runaround dance around an issue worm one's way out of


To change direction as a result of entering a different medium
refract bend angle curve contort deflect deviate diverge slew swing warp arch deform detour drift redirect ricochet tilt turn twist veer bow crook curl divert flex hook incline incurvate sidetrack swerve wheel whip zigzag buckle careen crimp droop lean pivot stoop verge wind yaw angle away angle off alter course change course change direction turn away sheer skew shift tack weave divagate lurch skid dip sheer off go off course get off course train off depart sidestep slue move stray turn sharply err turn off swing over sideslip depart from wander veer off turn aside branch off digress meander swivel change slide curve around roam move away ramble loop bear snake slip switch shy whirl slither go around alter volte-face screw get sidetracked differ cut head part avert vary spiral coil maunder corkscrew excurse turn from bear off make a right make a left twist and turn wrap around take a turn leave beaten path turn around leave-one-out zag zig break aquaplane dogleg derogate jackknife rotate straggle run aberrate disperse abandon desert fork proceed career wander away extend go lead make turn on your heel glide worm whirl around turn about reroute be lie wrest twine wreathe writhe wrench wring be deflected coast hydroplane channel transfer unscrew encircle skim get around convolute channel away head off change the course of modify draw away pass sway lither set alternate recoil focus corner rechannel direct return backslide retrace revert evolve skew round toboggan morph transform spin out go into skid fluctuate metamorphose pass around take a bend hang a right hang a left beat progress convert transmogrify mutate distort back modulate vacillate snap misshape veer away malform change heading go about torture wrinkle disfigure kink gnarl come about sail into the wind make crooked squinch go out of shape become distorted brutalize become curved become deformed damage become crooked make curved brutalise become misshapen


To have doubts or suspicions about
misdoubt distrust doubt mistrust question suspect misbelieve challenge demur disbelieve discredit dispute fear fluctuate hesitate imagine impugn insinuate misgive query scruple shilly-shally skepticize surmise vacillate wonder wonder about be curious be dubious be puzzled be uncertain be undetermined be wary of harbor suspicion have qualms not buy read differently wonder at be apprehensive of call in question give no credence have one's doubts smell a rat be in a quandary take dim view of be suspicious of have misgivings about have doubts about have reservations about feel uneasy about cast doubt on have suspicions about be chary of harbour suspicions about lack confidence in feel apprehensive about be unsure about be unsure of regard with suspicion disbelieve in not believe be sceptical of have qualms about be unconvinced about have no confidence in have no faith in harbour reservations about be leery of call something into question scruple over have reservations be skeptical of beware apprehend be sceptical about feel chary about be mistrustful of suspicion smell a rat about have your doubts about have a funny feeling about be distrustful of be uneasy about be wary have doubts impeach contest oppose oppugn controvert object to call into question entertain doubts about puzzle over cast doubt upon raise doubts about have hesitations about cast aspersions on raise objections to express reservations about throw doubt on express suspicions about discount look askance at take with a grain of salt be suspicious take with a pinch of salt be incredulous of reject give no credence to not accept not credit repudiate contradict negate scorn unbelieve not swallow scoff at take something with a pinch of salt eschew scout ask grill quiz interrogate catechize inquire deny demand enquire inquire of knock probe test the waters hit up look into put out a feeler question


Make or become weaker in power, resolve, or physical strength
weaken relent yield accede acquiesce agree assent consent succumb bend give in soften come round give way hesitate vacillate ease off ease up cave in capitulate melt backpedal unbend budge surrender submit concede blink bow forbear quit do a U-turn back down have mercy sympathise become lenient give quarter become merciful show pity fold slow show mercy sympathize comply knuckle under have pity be merciful concede something allow something agree to something admit something let go let happen die away cool it lay back mellow out say uncle do an about-turn come around cry uncle give up lighten up give some slack change one's mind go along with go easy on take a softer line change your mind let it happen ease up on throw in the towel admit defeat defer cede concede defeat fall throw in the sponge raise the white flag climb down buckle under show the white flag be beaten accept defeat lay down arms be overcome wave the white flag lay down your arms relinquish crumble accept abandon go down go under be overwhelmed toss it in pack it in put up white flag give up the struggle grant suffer defeat be defeated retract collapse cave kowtow resign bow out deliver indulge lose buckle knuckle break be conquered abdicate yield to give way to lay down fall victim hand over pull out throw in your hand eat crow roll over give yourself up surrender to comply with lay down one's arms cooperate with acquiesce in give in to come to terms concur with resign yourself retreat compromise change give oneself up adapt entrust consign leave forego throw up one's hands chuck it in play dead throw up the sponge eat humble pie fall in line adhere conform eat one's words proffer stop drop despair desist tender cease waive present forswear be overcome by be overwhelmed by heed observe truckle leave off hand in bail out cut out chicken out be conquered by be beaten by show white flag give oneself over fold up cry quits turn over turn in call it quits act in accordance with be servile be the loser come off second-best be bested by fail touch be trounced be vanquished lose out keel mollify relax disarm be submissive hoist the white flag bend the knee resign oneself humble oneself give ground be converted come to grief default get the worst take a licking have the worst come up short be worsted fall short affect move renege bow to something bow to someone give away the store backtrack suffer be humbled come a cropper drop a bundle be taken to cleaners meet one's Waterloo crash out be outdistanced take a beating forgive agree with be persuaded cop out go back on default on do an about-face back out have second thoughts break your promise fail to honour break one's word allow approve endorse be converted to be persuaded by be won over recognize permit okay undertake engage comprobate roll over and play dead concede to come round to give carte blanche give blessing cave in to give something the nod consent to say yes acquiesce to enter into recognise be game for agree to give the green light back down to defer to assent to relent to give the go-ahead astipulate play ball be won over by

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