Share this entry

wobble
American English: /ˈwɑbəl/
British English: /ˈwɒb(ə)l/

Translation of wobble in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • 1 (tremble)
    (jelly)
    temblar
    his voice wobbles on the high notes
    le tiembla la voz en los agudos
    Example sentences
    • He pushed to the side, legs wobbling, and his hands found the door.
    • It then started wobbling from side to side and he became frightened.
    • My legs wobbled slightly, just adjusting to the floor beneath my feet.
    Example sentences
    • ‘You cannot harm us,’ said the priestess of Elle, though her hands shook and her voice wobbled as well.
    • She met his eyes, her voice wobbled and she was shaking.
    • So we're given the impression of Connor's leg shaking and his voice wobbling.
  • 2 (sway, waver)
    (cyclist)
    bambolearse
    (wheel)
    bailar
    (chair)
    tambalearse
    he wobbled down the steps
    bajó la escalera tambaleándose
    Example sentences
    • But it's wobbling in the direction of the same package leisure industry which gave us the gym.
    • The little animal then staggered, wobbled and limped around for a few seconds before turning for the last time to his rescuers and wandering off back into nature.
    • I walked straight up towards Brandon, who wobbled down the hall in the opposite direction.

transitive verb

noun

  • this wheel has a bit of a wobble
    esta rueda baila un poco
    he walks with a wobble
    se tambalea al caminar
    her voice had an awful wobble on the high notes
    la voz le temblaba terriblemente en los agudos

Definition of wobble in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.