- I(Roget's IV) modif.II(Roget's Thesaurus II) adjective 1. Not physically steady or firm: precarious, rickety, shaky, tottering, tottery, unstable, unsteady. See FLEXIBLE. 2. Lacking stability: infirm, insecure, precarious, shaky, tottering, tottery, unstable, unsteady, unsure, weak. See CHANGE, STRONG.
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wobbly — [adj] shaky fluctuant, insecure, precarious, rattletrap, rickety, rocky, teetering, tottering, unbalanced, uneven, unsafe, unstable, unsteady, unsure, vacillating, wavering, wavy, weak, wiggling; concept 488 Ant. stable, steady, unshaky … New thesaurus
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wobbly — [wäb′lē] adj. wobblier, wobbliest inclined to wobble; shaky wobbliness n … English World dictionary
wobbly — [[t]wɒ̱bli[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED Something that is wobbly moves unsteadily from side to side. I was sitting on a wobbly plastic chair. ...a wobbly green jelly. ...wobbly teeth. 2) ADJ GRADED If you feel wobbly or if your legs feel wobbly, you feel… … English dictionary
wobbly — I UK [ˈwɒblɪ] / US [ˈwɑblɪ] adjective Word forms wobbly : adjective wobbly comparative wobblier superlative wobbliest 1) a) moving from side to side in a way that is not steady a wobbly chair/table/wheel b) not held firmly in place a wobbly tooth … English dictionary
wobbly — wob|bly1 [ˈwɔbli US ˈwa: ] adj 1.) moving unsteadily from side to side ▪ a wobbly table 2.) informal if you or your legs feel wobbly, you feel weak and unable to keep your balance = ↑shaky 3.) a wobbly voice is weak and shakes, especially because … Dictionary of contemporary English
wobbly — wob|bly [ wabli ] adjective 1. ) moving from side to side in a way that is not steady: a wobbly chair/table/wheel a ) not held firmly in place: a wobbly tooth 2. ) feeling weak and having trouble standing or walking, especially because you are… … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English