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synonyms for balancing

  • adjusting
  • atoning
  • balanced
  • settling
  • compensatory
  • alteration
  • arrangement
  • improvement
  • modification
  • readjustment
  • regulation
  • acclimation
  • acclimatization
  • conformance
  • fitting
  • fixing
  • mending
  • ordering
  • organization
  • orientation
  • redress
  • regulating
  • setting
  • shaping
  • standardization
  • turning
  • correcting
  • organizing
  • repairing
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How to use balancing in a sentence

Or were they merely orthodox through a more uneven balancing of their qualities, the animal in abeyance?
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
He launched into a long explanation of some scheme he had in mind for securing automatic balancing.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
A girl and a type climb one of the tall lamp-posts and prepare to do a mid-air balancing act, when rescued by the others.
THE REAL LATIN QUARTERF. BERKELEY SMITH
When I ran away, he seemed to be balancing himself upon nothing.
THE NURSERY, DECEMBER 1881, VOL. XXXVARIOUS
Beside it stood a boy, somewhat taller than Olaf, balancing on his head a great package.
ST. NICHOLAS, VOL. 5, NO. 5, MARCH, 1878VARIOUS
"Sure enough," responded the Hercules, stopping short and balancing himself on his legs.
THE SEVEN CARDINAL SINS: ENVY AND INDOLENCEEUGNE SUE
There, putting his hands behind his head, he lay on his back, his dangling legs balancing him below.
MUSHROOM TOWNOLIVER ONIONS
In balancing the wheel, instead of adding an extra weight, a part of the disk is filed out on one edge.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
He closed and locked the cage door again and came towards us, balancing the key across the palm of his hand.
IN SEARCH OF THE UNKNOWNROBERT W. CHAMBERS
Watching the native nearest to him, Colin noticed that he rolled the seal over, balancing it squarely on its back.
THE BOY WITH THE U. S. FISHERIESFRANCIS ROLT-WHEELER
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO BALANCING

  • balancing
  • feats
  • gymnastics
  • somersaults
  • stunts
  • tumbling
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.