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English noun: waffle

1. waffle (food) pancake batter baked in a waffle iron


Broader (hypernym)cake


Narrower (hyponym)Belgian waffle


English verb: waffle

1. waffle (stative) pause or hold back in uncertainty or unwillingness


SamplesAuthorities hesitate to quote exact figures.


Synonymshesitate, waver


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE.
Somebody ----s whether INFINITIVE


Narrower (hyponym)boggle, dwell on, falter, hover, hover, linger, linger over, oscillate, vacillate, vibrate, waver


Entaildoubt









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