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synonyms for bobbing

  • perpendicular
  • seesaw
  • uneven
  • vacillating
  • vertical
  • yoyo
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How to use bobbing in a sentence

One afternoon in 2019, Braddock clambered from the icebreaker to a bobbing inflatable boat.
UPLIFTING ANTARCTIC SHORES POINT TO ACCELERATING LOSS OF GLACIERSDOUGLAS FOXJULY 5, 2022SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
One afternoon, Braddock clambered from a bobbing inflatable boat onto the barren shores of Lindsey 1 — one of a dozen or more rocky islands that sit roughly 100 kilometers from where Pine Island Glacier terminates in the ocean.
ANCIENT PENGUIN BONES REVEAL UNPRECEDENTED SHRINKAGE IN KEY ANTARCTIC GLACIERSDOUGLAS FOXJUNE 9, 2022SCIENCE NEWS
This is more efficient than pushing on the water, and produces less wasted vertical bobbing.
THE PHYSIOLOGY OF TREADING WATER EFFICIENTLYMMIRHASHEMSEPTEMBER 9, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Paula, with her bobbing head, wasn’t as smooth looking as Kipchoge, but she was exceptionally economical, so her head didn’t adversely influence that.
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The bike responds to power input with a direct feel, with no detectable bobbing, and I found myself pedaling out of the saddle more to experience its snappy acceleration.
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Going from only seeing your character’s hands to seeing their entire back can help a lot, while reducing the speed of the camera movements and the bobbing of the head and guns can also make a huge difference.
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Then he clapped his fiddle under his chin and without more ado struck up "Bobbing Joan."
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Therefore, I smoked my cigarette without misgiving, and kept close watch for bobbing black dots against the far-flung green.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
He ran from the stamping mill, his camera bobbing from the strap around his neck and his tripod dragging behind him.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Maggie gave a funny, bobbing little courtesy as the older girls went out.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BOBBING

  • bobbing
  • perpendicular
  • seesaw
  • uneven
  • vacillating
  • vertical
  • yoyo
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.