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waver
used in The Grapes of Wrath

2 uses
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Definition
to move back and forth (shake or quiver)

or:

to change, be unsure, or weak
  • His chin wavered and his old lips tightened over his mouth and he sobbed hoarsely.
    Chapter 13 (50% in)
  • She seemed to know that if she swayed the family shook, and if she ever really deeply wavered or despaired the family would fall, the family will to function would be gone.
    Chapter 8 (42% in)

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