1 The vacillation between the various plans that were proposed had even increased after the Emperor had been at headquarters for a month.
2 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 HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 8: CHAPTER IV—ATTRACTION AND EXTINCTION
3 The poor woman was very vacillating in her repentance.
4 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.
5 When the relations of a couple are vacillating and neither one thing nor the other, no sort of enterprise can be undertaken.
6 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.
7 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 HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 2: CHAPTER IV—AN APPARITION TO MARIUS
8 But in moments like this, the things which one sees vacillate and are precipitated, and one pauses for nothing.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 14: CHAPTER IV—THE BARREL OF POWDER