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Synonyms for seesaw

to lean suddenly, unsteadily, and erratically from the vertical axis

Synonyms for seesaw

a plaything consisting of a board balanced on a fulcrum

ride on a plank

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move up and down as if on a seesaw

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move unsteadily, with a rocking motion

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But seesaw word ladders needn't be coherent or meaningful.
Hart and Bonamassa performed a select run of live shows in Europe in June 2013 behind Seesaw which had critics raving: "You can feel the power of Beth's voice, this lady was born for the blues and her mentor Joe has shown her the way" (Blues In Britain).
Dr Michele Sadler, who led the research team, said, "A key reason that we see this sugar-fat seesaw is likely to be because sources of sugars such as fruit, breakfast cereals and juices are low in fat, while sources of fat such as oils and meat products are low in sugar.
WORRY : Reece Geisler, with parents George and Debbie, on his release from hospital after receiving serious head injuries in a fall from the seesaw, pictured, at Fern Lea play area in Lindley.
The seesaw harnesses the energy of youngsters playing on it and links to a generator which can be used to help light classrooms and power low wattage appliances such as radios, mp3 players and communication devices.
As a Cirque du Soleil acrobat jumps down onto one end of a seesaw, a performer with a lower mass standing on the other end of the seesaw gets launched into the air.
Designed by Michael Gasselli, the hamster wheel and a half-wheel used as a seesaw deserve special mention for their sculptural beauty.
Commodities markets have often been compared in their search for supply and demand balance to the illustration of two people on a playground seesaw.
So, does the wild seesaw ride of the last few years mean the market has fundamentally changed, or was it simply another cycle in the elastic history of the market?
Rosie Dent, 11, of Cowbridge, scooped prizes worth pounds 1,200 when her NoahAEs Seesaw was hailed the Playsafe 2005 toy idea of the year.
Civilization's discontents seesaw for ascendancy with the raw, unfathomable power of the biotic energy system.
ANASTASIA MYSKINA encouraged a feast of in-running punting by getting involved in a seesaw battle with R ussian compatriot Elena Dementieva yesterday.
Their findings showed that a seesaw effect happened with the southern hemisphere heating up while northern parts of the world grew colder.
At least since the early 1990s, the FDA has been stuck on a seesaw, alternately criticized as either a bureaucratic obstacle to industry, or the lapdog of industry--too slow in getting desperately needed drugs to the public, or too fast in rushing dangerous drugs onto pharmacy shelves.
This upcoming seesaw presidential election makes each and every vote incredibly valuable.