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waver
used in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

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

or:

to change, be unsure, or weak
  • She hung in the vacuum of that lifeless morning for only a few seconds, then wavered and tumbled.
    p. 32.3
  • The music poured out of the record machine as high-tenored voices wavered and held, wavered and held for the passionate rancheros.
    p. 233.6
  • The music poured out of the record machine as high-tenored voices wavered and held, wavered and held for the passionate rancheros.
    p. 233.6
  • The command to grow up at once was more bearable than the faceless horror of wavering purpose, which was youth.
    p. 272.3

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