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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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Seconds later, I watched as Emma fell in slow motion from the top of the seesaw onto the ground and begin screaming.
LOS ANGELES, United States - Two California professors have installed seesaws across the US-Mexico border in a blunt rebuke to President Donald Trump over his plans to build a wall along the 2,000-mile boundary between the two countries.
'It's like we're playing in a seesaw, first Magnolia's at the top then, San Miguel, but now we're balanced,' said Santos.
The album Seesaw rose to number 8 on the Billboard Top Independent Album Chart.
Then the rate you're earning on your deposit is zero so that end of the seesaw is up in the air, because it has no weight then you should get rid of the debt by clearing it and level out the seesaw.
Seesaw is a digital portfolio and learning journal tool available as an app for iPads.
The free-access option allows an individual teacher to have up to ten active classes, and each class can have up to two active teachers; this makes Seesaw particularly effective for co-teaching situations.
The most popular method of neutrino mass generation has been through type I or canonical seesaw mechanism [12-17] which was noted to apply in the simplest extension of the SM through right-handed (RH) neutrinos encompassing family mixings [17].
The vibration control system based on a seesaw mechanism using AFDs is introduced.
The scientists studied satellite data to determine sea levels in western and eastern parts of the Pacific Ocean, and from these data they quantified the difference in sea level height between the two sections of the Pacific with what they called a "seesaw index." Because water expands when it gets warmer--leading to a rise in sea level--the seesaw index also provides a reliable representation of ocean heat content in the two regions.
Tucker Development announced that the retail component of the first phase of Hudson Lights--the company's mixed-use redevelopment in Fort Lee, N.J.--has signed long-term tenant agreements with Cycle Bar, Linwood Wine & Liquor and Seesaw.
Until March 27, the museum will be staging performances of the Broadway play Two for the Seesaw written by American playwright and novelist William Gibson.
In essence: Life is like an eternal seesaw. At every given moment you're either up getting what you want and feeling powerful, or down--finding yourself rejected, weakened and frustrated.
Seesaw word ladders are ladders that alternate or seesaw between lists of transpositions (anagrams) of just two words (or alphomes) that differ by a single letter (ie, word stools: 02-288).