Synonyms for Vacillating:
wayward, fleeting, whimsical, changeable, flighty, random, sporadic, fluctuating, scatterbrained, impulsive, frivolous, erratic, volatile, fickle, capricious, fly-by-night, fitful, indecisive, fanciful, Flitting, arbitrary.
unsteady, variable, transformable, convertible, fickle, inconstant, reformable, precarious, flexible, volatile, modifiable, restless, varying, unstable, alterable, shifting, versatile, Transposable, wavering, changeable, flighty, movable, adaptable, unreliable, changeful, mercurial, protean, mutable, Vicissitudinous, irresolute, adjustable, ever-changing, unsettled, fluid.
tentative, vibrating, unsure, shifting, hesitating, swaying, undecided, fluctuating, volatile, hesitant, inconstant, wavering, changeable, irresolute, uncertain, oscillating.
staggering, unsteady, tottering.
yellow, Flitting, unwilling, hesitant, inconsistent, irresponsible, undependable, uncertain, indecisive, double-minded, shy, unresolved, Shilly-shally, weak, erratic, unsure, dillydallying, fickle, changeable, fly-by-night, infirm, spineless, ambivalent, volatile, halfhearted, shrinking, undecided, tentative, irresolute, shifty, capricious, impulsive, watery, insipid.
•not resolute (adjective)
indecisive, vacillant, unsettled.
fluctuating, zigzag, teeter-totter, vibrating, oscillating, alternating, Undulating, throbbing, pulsating, back and forth.
irresolute, wavering, vacillant.
Modifying, Adapting, reforming, Modulating, setting, changing, Deviating, Transposing, fluctuating, Adjusting, Converting, Diversifying, transiting, Transfiguring, altering, Transforming, mutating.
doubting, questioning, disbelieving, Distrusting, Suspecting, wondering.
pulsing, staggering, trembling, tottering, wobbling, swaying, Rocking, teeter-tottering, radiating, Wagging, Seesawing, beating, Bobbing, ticking.
hesitating, dawdling, lingering, Procrastinating, stalling, Dallying, dilly-dallying, Filibustering.
Usage examples for vacillating
Charles took " all men's opinions, but reserved his judgment," and acted on it, when matured, with irresistible energy; Philip was led by others, was vacillating in forming decisions, and irresolute in executing them when formed. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley