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Synonyms for teeter

Synonyms for teeter

to move back and forth or from side to side, as if about to fall

Synonyms for teeter

a plaything consisting of a board balanced on a fulcrum

move unsteadily, with a rocking motion


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Thirty years of maintaining the facade of the perfect life, despite her husband's lies and infidelity, keep Barbara teetering on the edge of an alcoholic relapse.
Teetering on the edge of a cliff, Harry Seidler's latest remarkable house is an assertive work in the tradition of Heroic Modernism, shaped equally by global culture and technology and local influences from site and place.
The dancers ran to the edge of the stage and stared intensely out at the audience, as if teetering on the edge of a high precipice.
Now, with Brazil's economy teetering on the edge, TAM's damage control is moving into high gear.
On the other hand, Conseco's teetering on the edge of bankruptcy has disrupted the ABS market as fears abound regarding the impact a major servicing transfer might have on the overall ABS market.
R3 said this equates to 22,000 so-called "zombie" businesses - neither thriving nor failing and teetering on the edge of collapse.
TeeTering on the edge of a near-vertical drop, this is the moment an injured driver was winched to safety yesterday after 20 hours on a 300ft cliff face.
ELLIE PARKER'' began life as a 16-minute short about a struggling actress teetering on the edge of a full-blown meltdown.