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wobbly 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/ˈwäb(ə)lē/,
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wobblier, comparative; wobbliest, superlative;
  1. Tending to move unsteadily from side to side
    • - the car had a wobbly wheel
  2. (of a person or their legs) Weak and unsteady from illness, tiredness, or anxiety

  3. (of a person, action or state) Uncertain, wavering, or insecure
    • - the evening gets off to a wobbly start
  4. (of a speaker, singer, or voice) Having a tendency to move out of tone or slightly vary in pitch

  5. (of a line or handwriting) Not straight or regular; shaky


  1. a member of the Industrial Workers of the World
  2. rickety: inclined to shake as from weakness or defect; "a rickety table"; "a wobbly chair with shaky legs"; "the ladder felt a little wobbly"; "the bridge still stands though one of the arches is wonky"
  3. Wobbly is the moniker of Jon Leidecker a San Francisco based musician/composer of experimental electronic music. He has released works on Tigerbeat6, Illegal Art, Alku, Phthalo, and others. ...
  4. Alternative spelling of Wobbly; A wobbler; a fit of rage; unsteady and tending to wobble
  5. tantrum, as in 'he threw a wobbly when he heard that'
  6. Panic attack, fit of rage, nervous breakdown. ‘Phillip threw a wobbly after someone drove a Nissan Sani over his new seven-eight custom surfboard.’
  7. Disturbing, unstable behaviour, as in "to throw a wobbly."