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English noun: wobble

1. wobble (event) an unsteady rocking motion

Broader (hypernym)motion, movement

Narrower (hyponym)shimmy

English verb: wobble

1. wobble (motion) move unsteadily

SamplesHis knees wobbled.
The old cart wobbled down the street.


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)move

2. wobble (motion) move sideways or in an unsteady way

SamplesThe ship careened out of control.

Synonymscareen, shift, tilt

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)move

3. wobble (motion) tremble or shake

SamplesHis voice wobbled with restrained emotion.


Pattern of useSomething ----s

Broader (hypernym)vibrate

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