schwanken

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃvaŋkn̩/
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  • Hyphenation: schwan‧ken

Verb[edit]

schwanken (third-person singular simple present schwankt, past tense schwankte, past participle geschwankt, auxiliary haben or sein)

  1. (intransitive, auxiliary: “haben”) to fluctuate; to waver
  2. (intransitive, auxiliary: “haben”) to shake; to rock; to sway
  3. (intransitive, auxiliary: “sein”) to stagger

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