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bounce up and down bob
up-and-down bouncing bob
go up and come back down bounce
swimming stroke in which the arms are thrown forward together out of the water while the feet kick up and down butterfly , butterfly stroke
where passengers ride up and down car , elevator car
ski lift on which riders (skiers or sightseers) are seated and carried up or down a mountainside; seats are hung from an endless overhead cable chair lift , chairlift
erect tropical Asian shrub whose small lateral leaflets rotate on their axes and jerk up and down under the influence of sunshine Codariocalyx motorius , Desmodium gyrans , Desmodium motorium , semaphore plant , telegraph plant
baby up and down on knee, bounce dandle
plaything consisting of a board balanced on a fulcrum; the board is ridden up and down by children at either end dandle board , seesaw , teeter , teeter-totter , teeterboard , teetertotter , tilting board
swimming kick; an up and down kick of the feet together dolphin kick
window having two sashes that slide up and down double-hung window
motion made by flapping up and down flap , flapping , flutter , fluttering
swimming kick; the legs are moved rapidly up and down without bending the knees flutter kick
fisherman's lure with one or more hooks that is jerked up and down in the water jig
abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance) lurch , pitch , pitching
sliding cylinder that moves up and down in a tube piston
arm exercise performed lying face to the floor and pushing the body up and down with the arms press-up , pushup
internal-combustion engine in which the crankshaft is turned by pistons moving up and down in cylinders reciprocating engine
anything characterized by abrupt and extreme changes (especially up and down) roller coaster
move quickly up and down or to and fro shake
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