waver

英 ['weɪvə] 美 ['wevɚ]
  • vi. 摇曳;踌躇;摆动
  • n. 动摇;踌躇;挥动者
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waver 动摇,摇摆

来自wave,水波,波浪,引申词义动摇,摇摆。

waver (v.)
late 13c., weyveren, "to show indecision," probably related to Old English wæfre "restless, wavering," from Proto-Germanic *wæbraz (cognates: Middle High German wabern "to waver," Old Norse vafra "to hover about"), a frequentative form from the root of wave (v.). Related: Wavered; wavering.
1. Today on the streets of Montreal, opinion seems still to waver.
今日在蒙特利尔的街头巷尾,人们的意见仍摇摆不定。

来自柯林斯例句

2. They are waver of flags and shouters of slogans.
他们都是些摇旗呐喊的人.

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3. In its inconvenient brightness Rosedale seemed to waver a moment.
在这束耀眼的光焰里,罗西德似乎摇摆了一下身体.

来自辞典例句

4. Her steady gaze did not waver.
她目不转睛地注视着.

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5. This caused them to waver in their faith.
这件事使他们的信仰动摇了.

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