vacillation


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indecision in speech or action

changing location by moving back and forth

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We all deserve better than vacillation from this dithering Health Secretary.
Aforesaid controlling feedback mechanism clarified how this vacillation of the levels of cellular protein appeared.
Baekdu the appearance of a powerful socialist nation which dynamically advances full of vigor without vacillation at any raving dirty wind on the planet," the newspaper said.
Villavicencio's 'vacillation' even pushed the prosecution to get ready for trial and begin submitting the judicial affidavits of its intended witnesses.
If he was the CEO of a company dependent upon trade, the entire workforce would be quaking in their boots in the face of such vacillation!
The legislators said, " The parties, who won a sizable number of seats on anti- BJP plank, should respect the mandate given to them, shun vacillation and try seriously for the formation of a stable government, which could respond to the real and genuine aspirations of the people." After recently concluded elections, PDP emerged as single largest party with 28 seats, followed by the BJP with 25 seats.
The production increase comes despite the vacillation of the production of phosphate and in Redeyef and its total stop in Um Larayes for most periods of the year, TAP added.
I try to avoid them as far as possible, mainly because my determination turns to vacillation as time goes by.
Khattak reminded that the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa along with the provincial government are having to bear the brunt of this federal government vacillation with increasing acts of terrorism taking place resulting in the loss of innocent lives.
Or one could say it's about the protagonist's vacillation post-disappearance between Jaime, a hapless country bachelor, and the seductive innocent Eloisa.
So too with Aura--skillfully drawn, the essence of vacillation between her own real self and her possible incarnation of her aunt." ALEXANDER COLEMAN, NEW YORK TIMES, 11/28/1965
Iran, India and Pakistan held tripartite negotiations over the project, which was also known as "The Peace Pipeline," until New Delhi's vacillation caused Tehran and Islamabad to continue talks bilaterally.
Iran, India and Pakistan held tripartite negotiations over the project, which was also known as 'The Peace Pipeline,' until New Delhi's vacillation caused Tehran and Islamabad to continue talks bilaterally.