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waver between (someone and someone else)

to vacillate between choosing one person or another. I had to appoint the new manager, and I was wavering between Jane and Janet. We wavered between Bill and Bob for the position.
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waver between (something and something else)

to vacillate between choosing one thing and another; to linger indecisively between doing one thing or another. The captain was wavering between St. Thomas and St. Croix. We wavered between chocolate and vanilla.
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wand waver

and wagger
an exhibitionist. The cops picked up a wand waver on Main Street.
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This could only be done by Indian Luthers and Knoxes, who would lead a process of national renewal: "Some Indian Luther may be roused," he wrote, "to give expression to the sentiments that have long been secretly, thoug h it may be vaguely, indefinitely, waveringly, cherished in the bosoms of thousands.
Tongue-tips of water lapped up waveringly as though they would lick the spot, but never quite reached it.
a void in which one's audience can only be waveringly or hesitatingly imagined" (11).
Les Regrets chronicles waveringly but with spasmodic brilliance this failed odyssey leading to the kind of moral inadequacy it had earlier been able to cauterize.