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Adjective: oscillating  'ó-su,ley-ting
  1. Having periodic vibrations
    - oscillatory
Verb: oscillate  'ó-su,leyt
  1. Be undecided about something; waver between conflicting positions or courses of action
    "He oscillates between accepting the new position and retirement";
    - hover, vibrate, vacillate, blow hot and cold [informal]
  2. Move or swing from side to side regularly
    "the needle on the meter was oscillating";
    - vibrate

See also: periodic, periodical

Type of: balk, baulk [Brit], hesitate, sway, swing, waffle [N. Amer, informal], waver

Encyclopedia: Oscillating