Origin of oscillate
synonym study for oscillate
OTHER WORDS FROM oscillatein·ter·os·cil·late, verb, in·ter·os·cil·lat·ed, in·ter·os·cil·lat·ing.un·os·cil·lat·ing, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH oscillateoscillate , osculate
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How to use oscillate in a sentence
“After a catch-up effect in these months, we expect retail sales to oscillate around current levels in coming months before embarking again on a gradual uptrend,” Berenberg said.Retail continues to charge back, this time in the U.K. But clothing, fuel sales lag|David Meyer|August 21, 2020|Fortune
These cyclical wobbles, called Milankovitch cycles, cause the amount of sunlight to vary at middle latitudes by up to 25% and cause the climate to oscillate.How Earth’s Climate Changes Naturally (and Why Things Are Different Now)|Howard Lee|July 21, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Her blood pressure began to oscillate — too low, too high — leaving her lightheaded and nauseous.Why COVID-19 is both startlingly unique and painfully familiar|Aimee Cunningham|July 2, 2020|Science News
In the end, bubbles in the standing wave oscillate more than do those in a normal wave.
The water oscillates, moving back and forth, creating crests and troughs.
Americans oscillate in their opinions of women involved in affairs, seeing them either as villains or victims.
In this position he stood for some moments, apparently watching the tail, which still continued to oscillate rapidly.The Desert Home|Mayne Reid
He operated on the tiny radio with his pocket-knife to establish a circuit which should oscillate when the battery was turned on.Operation Terror|William Fitzgerald Jenkins
In other words, it is necessary to be able to adjust the rate at which the currents will oscillate between the antenna and earth.The Romance of War Inventions|Thomas W. Corbin
It does not oscillate (or pump), though extremely sensitive.A Treatise on Meteorological Instruments|Henry Negretti
These, according to Mr. Darwin, oscillate till they touch an object, and then embrace it.On the Genesis of Species|St. George Mivart