Dictionary

  Definition of hover
  1. hang in the air; fly or be suspended above
  2. be suspended in the air, as if in defiance of gravity; "The guru claimed that he could levitate"
  3. move to and fro; "The shy student lingered in the corner"
  4. be undecided about something; waver between conflicting positions or courses of action; "He oscillates between accepting the new position and retirement"
  5. hang over, as of something threatening, dark, or menacing; "The terrible vision brooded over her all day long"
Similar Words: levitate, linger, vibrate, vacillate, oscillate, brood, loom, bulk large

 

Hyponyms: poise, shillyshally

 

Grouped Verbs: levitate

 

Entailments: rise, lift, arise, move up, go up, come up, uprise

 

Derivational Morphology: levitation, oscillation, hesitation, vacillation, wavering, waverer, vacillator, hesitator, hesitater

 

 
  Search Dictionary

Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
 
 
  
  Random Word
IPO means a corporation''s first offer to sell stock to the public; ... more
 
  Find words starting with:
   
A
B
C
   
D
E
F
   
G
H
I
   
J
K
L
   
M
N
O
   
P
Q
R
   
S
T
U
   
V
W
X
   
Y
Z