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used in Middlemarch

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to change one's mind back and forth between conflicting ideas


to sway back and forth
  • I know of nothing to make me vacillate.
    Book 1 — Miss Brooke (34% in)
  • On the whole his surmises, in addition to what he knew of the fact, increased his friendliness and tolerance towards Ladislaw, and made him understand the vacillation which kept him at Middlemarch after he had said that he should go away.
    Book 6 — The Widow and Wife (63% in)

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