Textual thesaurus for "waver"

(noun) flicker, flutter

the act of moving back and forth

(noun) hesitation, falter, faltering

the act of pausing uncertainly

there was a hesitation in his speech

(verb) quaver

give off unsteady sounds, alternating in amplitude or frequency

(verb) weave

sway to and fro

(verb) fluctuate, vacillate

move or sway in a rising and falling or wavelike pattern

the line on the monitor vacillated

(verb) quiver, flitter, flutter, flicker

move back and forth very rapidly

the candle flickered

(verb) falter

move hesitatingly, as if about to give way

(verb) waffle, hesitate

pause or hold back in uncertainty or unwillingness

Authorities hesitate to quote exact figures

(verb) falter

be unsure or weak

Their enthusiasm is faltering