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Definition of "oscillating" []

  • Moving in a repeated back-and-forth motion. (adjective)
  • Present participle of oscillate. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "oscillating" in a sentence
  • "An arrow drove past me and entered the ground, its feathered shaft vibrating and oscillating from the impact of its arrested flight."
  • "Admittedly, it makes for a curious sight, a 30-something woman jogging around, her expression oscillating floridly between classic mild runner's resignation and apparent sudden astonishment at dustbins and squirrels and other wholly unastonishing things."
  • "That's very important, because we're in these things called oscillating markets, where what's hot now wasn't so hot last quarter."