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the act of pausing uncertainly

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be unsure or weak

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move hesitatingly, as if about to give way

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walk unsteadily

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economy falters and statehouses across the nation confront fiscal crises.
Activity is projected to remain subdued well into the first half of next year, with external demand expected to continue to slump, while household consumption could slow sharply as confidence falters.
He also loves character, but where he falters is in abbreviating action and making metaphor (in this case, the garden) vital.
This stands to reason: if the devotion to the holiest of mothers falters, motherhood itself falters, motherhood itself is on the line.
With styles, attitudes, and levels of ambition as divergent as these, conventional connoisseurship falters.
The 4-7 isn't to everyone's taste and further down the field, second favourite Pathfork looks a good each-way poke at 6-1 and looks the most likely if the favourite falters.
Only two of IUE's devices still operate; a highly accurate sun sensor on the craft takes the place of the third gyroscope normally needed to control motion, Hoffman says, and a star tracker could likely substitute if another IUE gyro falters.
growth falters as production from new mines comes on stream in concert with previously curtailed production.
6% in April, which is the lowest level since the euro was introduced in 1999, and the data continues to reinforce a weakening outlook for price growth as economic activity falters.
However, the study does not draw the conclusion that market falters solely because of the hurricanes.
The decisions not to leap could haunt the Braves this postseason, particularly if Wohlers can't right himself or if unlikely stand-in Kerry Ligtenberg falters.
But the result is well worth the wait: The selection and sequencing rarely falters, liner notes are both personable and informative, and the packaging is generous with bouffant-intensive, eyelineriffic photos that are marvelously melodramatic and capture the icon's glamour and grandeur at her peak of excessive elegance.
Under the influence of endotoxins, pulse and respiratory rates increase, the coagulation system falters and kidneys begin to fail.
If the fiscal deficit fails to decline and growth falters, the credit standing of the government could come under pressure," Mr.