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oscillate between (two people or things)

To waver or go back and forth between two different, often contrary people or things that once is trying to choose. I keep oscillating between the job in New York and the one in Los Angeles. You've oscillated between Steve and Tommy long enough—they deserve an answer one way or another.

oscillate between (someone or something and someone or something else)

to swing between (choosing) someone and someone else; to swing between (choosing) something and something else. Fred oscillated between going to college and getting a job. The boss oscillated between John and Roger.
See also: between, oscillate
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The bridge oscillated for about a minute, roughly four times longer than the earthquake itself lasted.
That's precisely what would happen if the vessel oscillated in one of the modes that appears as a solution of the simple nonlinear equation they use to model ship behavior.