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[dak-er, dah-ker] /ˈdæk ər, ˈdɑ kər/
verb (used without object), Scot. and North England
1.
to totter or stagger.
2.
to waver or shake.
3.
to saunter; move slowly or idly.
4.
to vacillate; act irresolutely or indecisively.
Also, daiker.
Origin
early Dutch
1625-1635
1625-35; perhaps < early Dutch daeckeren to flutter, vibrate, Middle Dutch dakeren to wave, flutter
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