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synonyms for yo-yo

  • changeable
  • effervescent
  • erratic
  • impulsive
  • resilient
  • unpredictable
  • volatile
  • blowing hot and cold
  • bubbleheaded
  • buoyant
  • capricious
  • elastic
  • expansive
  • fickle
  • flaky
  • flip
  • fluctuating
  • gaga
  • gay
  • inconstant
  • irregular
  • irrepressible
  • lighthearted
  • lively
  • lubricious
  • mad
  • mobile
  • movable
  • quicksilver
  • short-fuse
  • spirited
  • sprightly
  • ticklish
  • unstable
  • up-and-down
  • variable
See also synonyms for: yo-yoed / yo-yoing / yo-yos
  • fickle
  • volatile
  • irregular
  • mobile
  • fluid
  • wavering
  • capricious
  • fitful
  • flexible
  • iffy
  • inconstant
  • mercurial
  • mutable
  • shifty
  • slippery
  • spasmodic
  • temperamental
  • ticklish
  • uncertain
  • unsettled
  • unstable
  • unsteady
  • vacillating
  • protean
  • fluctuating
  • shifting
  • changeful
  • unequable
  • waffling
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antonyms for yo-yo

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  • certain
  • constant
  • predictable
  • reliable
  • stable
  • steady
  • sure
  • unchanging
  • calm
  • tranquil
  • unchangeable
  • unperturbable
  • unvarying
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    How to use yo-yo in a sentence

    An' if any of yo' uns insinuates I am afraid, yo' uns will have to settle with Josh Hicks, an' that mighty quick.
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    Just then Hicks caught sight of Duncan, and yelled: "Bill, did yo' un meet a party of about a dozen men a few minutes ago?"
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    "I'll bet yo 'un a hoss I ken put a ball through that Yank's heart at fifty paces," he roared.
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    Yo warnt one ob de oberflowin kind, Miss Annie, admitted the old black woman.
    THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
    When he saw Harry he stopped and his hand went to his belt, "Who be yo' un," he growled, "and what do yo' un want?"
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    The door was immediately opened and the man he had seen exclaimed, "Hello, Steve, yo' un air late."
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    Fact is, I didn't take to yo' un's story and I giv' the old woman a sign to look out.
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    If yo' un don't prove all right, we 'uns will have a hangin' bee before we 'uns start.
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    The men did “hold on” most powerfully; they did more, they hauled upon the rope, hand over hand, to a “Yo-heave-ho!”
    THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
    An dem pieces yo orated den was a hull lot nicer dan wat Mars Chet is sayin.
    THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
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    WORDS RELATED TO YO-YO

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