OTHER WORDS FROM totteringtot·ter·ing·ly, adverbun·tot·ter·ing, adjective
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He is vividly, fearfully aware of how much worse things might get than the rotten, tottering system he upholds.Daenerys Goes to Washington: The Modern Politics of ‘Game of Thrones’|Jedediah Purdy|April 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The bankrupt ones are outlined in red, while the tottering ones have orange outlines.Solyndra 2.0|Megan McArdle|April 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Egypt is tottering between rule by Islamists and the military.Leslie H. Gelb on a World in Crisis—and What Obama Should Do|Leslie H. Gelb|December 14, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Bags had grown to this enormous monstrosity, wildly unfunctional, akin to tottering around on seven-inch heels.Return of the Normal-Size Bag|Misty White Sidell|October 9, 2011|DAILY BEAST
And in all the rest of the world, half a dozen old men, if so many, tottering toward their graves.Rahm's Historic Stupidity|John Batchelor|September 23, 2009|DAILY BEAST
See the tottering baby cling to its mother for support; watch it run to her when it is frightened.The value of a praying mother|Isabel C. Byrum
He held out his hand to shake hers, and just as she gave it to him, the old grandmother came tottering up to ask some question.Ruth|Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
I ran ahead of the tottering figure and she followed, her steps gathering strength.
The great body moved, gathered itself, stood tottering, gazing wildly about.
David mounted with misgivings as to whether the tottering beast had strength to carry him, but they crossed the ford in safety.Gold-Seeking on the Dalton Trail|Arthur R. Thompson