Vacillate and Waffle


Vacillate verb - To show uncertainty about the right course of action.
Usage example: vacillated for so long that someone else stepped in and made the decision

Waffle is a synonym for vacillate in go back and forth topic. In some cases you can use "Waffle" instead a verb "Vacillate".

Nearby Words: vacillating, vacillation


Waffle verb - To avoid giving a definite answer or position.
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Synonyms for Waffle

Vacillate is a synonym for waffle in waver topic. You can use "Vacillate" instead a verb "Waffle".

Nearby Words: waffling, waffled, waff
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