nonvacillating

vacillating

[vas-uh-ley-ting]
adjective
1.
not resolute; wavering; indecisive; hesitating: an ineffectual, vacillating person.
2.
oscillating; swaying; fluctuating: a vacillating indicator.
Also, vacillant.


Origin:
1805–15; vacillate + -ing2

vacillatingly, adverb
nonvacillating, adjective
unvacillating, adjective


1. See fickle.
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vacillating or vacillant (ˈvæsɪˌleɪtɪŋ, ˈvæsɪlənt)
 
adj
inclined to waver; indecisive
 
vacillant or vacillant
 
adj
 
'vacillatingly or vacillant
 
adv

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vacillate
1590s, "to sway unsteadily," from L. vacillatum, from vacillare (see vacillation). Meaning "to waver between two opinions or courses" is recorded from 1620s. Related: Vacillated; vacillates; vacillating.
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