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Wordnet 3.0

ADVERB (1)

1. in an unsteady manner;
- Example: "he walked unsteadily toward the exit"
- Example: "The wounded soldier was swinging unsteadily on his legs"
[syn: unsteadily, falteringly, uncertainly]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Faltering \Fal"ter*ing\, a. Hesitating; trembling. "With faltering speech." --Milton. -- n. Falter; halting; hesitation. -- Fal"ter*ing*ly, adv. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

falteringly adv 1: in an unsteady manner; "he walked unsteadily toward the exit"; "The wounded soldier was swinging unsteadily on his legs" [syn: unsteadily, falteringly, uncertainly] [ant: steadily, steady]