oscillation
[ˌɒsɪˈleɪʃn]
NOUN
oscillations (plural noun)
  1. movement back and forth in a regular rhythm.
    "the natural oscillation of a spring" ·
    "the oscillations of a pendulum"
    synonyms:
    swinging · swing · swaying · swinging from side to side ·
    swinging backwards and forwards · swinging back and forth · swinging to and fro · vibration · wavering · fluctuation · see-sawing · vacillation · yo-yoing · variation
    • variation or fluctuation between two states, limits, opinions, etc..
      "the plot's oscillation between bleak and comic elements"
  2. physics
    regular variation in magnitude or position about a central point, especially of an electric current or voltage.
    "electromagnetic oscillations"
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How to use oscillation in a sentence?
the plot's oscillation between bleak and comic elements.
the natural oscillation of a spring.
the oscillations of a pendulum.
electromagnetic oscillations.
How to say oscillation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans ossillasie
Arabic (NOUN)التذبذب, تذبذب
Bangla দোল
Bosnian (Latin) oscilacija
Bulgarian (NOUN)Ниньо, трептене, колебание
Cantonese (Traditional) 振盪
Catalan (NOUN)oscil·lació
Chinese Simplified 振荡
Chinese Traditional 振盪
Croatian (NOUN)oscilacija
Czech (NOUN)oscilace, kmitání
Danish (NOUN)svingning
Dutch (NOUN)oscillatie, trilling
Estonian võnkumine
Filipino osilasyon
Finnish (NOUN)värähtely
German (NOUN)Oszillation, Schwingung, Pendelbewegung
Greek (NOUN)ταλάντωσης
Haitian Creole osiyasyon
Hebrew תנודה
Hindi (NOUN)दोलन
Hungarian oszcilláció
Indonesian (NOUN)osilasi
Italian (NOUN)oscillazione
Japanese (NOUN)発振, 振動, 振動現象, 揺動, 加振, 振れ
Kiswahili msururu
Korean (NOUN)진동, 발진
Latvian (NOUN)svārstīšanās, oscilāciju
Lithuanian (NOUN)virpesių
Maltese (NOUN)oxxillar
Norwegian Bokmål svingning
Persian (NOUN)نوسان
Polish (NOUN)oscylacji, drgań
Portuguese (NOUN)oscilação
Querétaro Otomi oscilación
Romanian (NOUN)Oscilaţia
Russian (NOUN)осцилляция, колебаний
Serbian (Cyrillic) осцилација
Serbian (Latin) oscilacija
Slovak (NOUN)oscilácie, kmitanie
Slovenian (NOUN)nihanja
Spanish (NOUN)oscilación
Swedish (NOUN)svängning, vibrationer
Tamil அலைவு
Telugu డోలనం
Thai สั่น
Turkish (NOUN)salınım
Ukrainian (NOUN)коливання
Urdu تذبذب
Vietnamese dao động
Welsh Osgiliad
Yucatec Maya oscilación
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