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synonyms for alternating

  • alter
  • intersperse
  • rotate
  • vary
  • waver
  • change
  • exchange
  • fluctuate
  • follow
  • interchange
  • oscillate
  • relieve
  • seesaw
  • shift
  • substitute
  • sway
  • vacillate
  • yo-yo
  • act reciprocally
  • blow hot and cold
  • come and go
  • fill in for
  • follow in turn
  • shilly-shally
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antonyms for alternating

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  • remain
  • stay
  • hold
  • keep
  • persist
  • continue
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How to use alternating in a sentence

When that doesn’t work, some try alternating the right angles.
SOME MATH PROBLEMS SEEM IMPOSSIBLE. THAT CAN BE A GOOD THING.PATRICK HONNERNOVEMBER 18, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Because wind turbines are now seen as an alternate source of energy.
PLEASE GET YOUR NOISE OUT OF MY EARS (EP. 439)STEPHEN J. DUBNERNOVEMBER 12, 2020FREAKONOMICS
As you progress to the varied island areas, the oval-eyed, colorful characters will never be real beyond the PlayStation 5, but you would like to hang with them, even have a beer with them in some alternate universe.
‘BUGSNAX’ IS CHARMING AND FUNNY, BUT SAPPED BY VEXING GAMEPLAYHAROLD GOLDBERGNOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
I have a few favorites that I alternate between on backpacking excursions.
A CAMP COT IS THE KEY TO SLEEPING WELL IN THE WOODSGRAHAM AVERILLNOVEMBER 9, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Virginia could execute its plans for field hospitals and alternate care facilities in Northern Virginia, the Hampton Roads area and Richmond, if needed.
AREA HOSPITALS SAY THEY ARE PREPARED FOR POTENTIAL NEW FLOOD OF COVID-19 PATIENTSLOLA FADULUNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Peanuts spoke equally to kids, who just wanted to escape into an alternate world, and adults, who found something in the comic’s underlying melancholy that reflected the experiences of life after childhood.
WATCHING IT’S THE GREAT PUMPKIN, CHARLIE BROWN WITH A 5-YEAR-OLDEMILY VANDERWERFFOCTOBER 30, 2020VOX
Repeat with the opposite arm sliding forward, and continue alternating sides for one minute.
JESSIE DIGGINS'S KILLER 8-MINUTE CORE WORKOUTHAYDEN CARPENTEROCTOBER 30, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
If there’s some alternate universe where they never happened, it’s a different place indeed.
THIS WEEK’S AWESOME TECH STORIES FROM AROUND THE WEB (THROUGH OCTOBER 24)SINGULARITY HUB STAFFOCTOBER 24, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
Every few years we hear about the looming “death” of theaters due to a variety of factors, including rising ticket prices and the proliferation of alternate forms of entertainment like streaming.
AMC THEATRES ARE FACING A DRAMATIC CLIFFHANGERADAM EPSTEINOCTOBER 24, 2020QUARTZ
Continue alternating sides, making sure to look straight ahead the entire time.
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WORDS RELATED TO ALTERNATING

  • alternating
  • backwards and forwards
  • from pillar to post
  • from side to side
  • in and out
  • seesaw
  • to and fro
  • up and down
  • vacillating
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