VACILLATE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of vacillate
Definition:
v. sway unsteadily from one side to the other; oscillate
Example:
The big boss likes his people to be decisive: when he asks you for your opinion, whatever you do, don't vacillate.
Sentence in Classic:
But in moments like this, the things which one sees vacillate and are precipitated, and one pauses for nothing.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
Round the samovar and the hostess the conversation had been meanwhile vacillating in just the same way between three inevitable topics: the latest piece of public news, the theater, and scandal.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
When the relations of a couple are vacillating and neither one thing nor the other, no sort of enterprise can be undertaken.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
In the second category Pierre reckoned himself and others like him, seeking and vacillating, who had not yet found in Freemasonry a straight and comprehensible path, but hoped to do so.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The vacillation between the various plans that were proposed had even increased after the Emperor had been at headquarters for a month.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
It was the same harsh voice, the same brow dimmed and wrinkled with tan, the same free, wild, and vacillating glance.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
The vacillation of his head and the fixity of his eyeballs suggested the thought of the magnetic needle seeking the pole.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context