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verb as in hang, float over

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It was taking all my concentration just to try to hold a stable hover, basically, and safely put the swimmer down.

Google opens those issues in a hover over window on the right of the page.

Special suits allow you and your team to hover over gaps and jump to superhuman heights.

He also repeatedly tied her to President Obama, whose approval ratings in the state hover in the 30s.

INTERACTIVE: Hover over markers for more from each range on their age and firearm restrictions for children.

Not to mention the untold number of families who hover just one medical crisis or job loss away from financial ruin.

His approval ratings, improbably, hover around the 40 percent mark.

They 'ung 'im in the lamp chains right hover the dinin' table, and then finished the dessert.

They were all glad to hover around the blaze, now and then; and especially so when they ate their luncheons.

Sometimes the Time Observatory would pinpoint an age and hover over it while his companions took painstaking historical notes.

As your guests will come dropping in at all hours, you must hover near the door to greet each one entering.

Ourrias is carried to the bottom of the river by the goblins and spirits that come out and hover over it at night.


On this page you'll find 42 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hover, such as: drift, flicker, flutter, fly, linger, and poise.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.