The direction of hover is to hang suspended in one spot, or to linger in or near a place.(verb)
See hover in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME hoveren, freq. of hoven, to stay (suspended)
See hover in American Heritage Dictionary 4
intransitive verb hov·ered, hov·er·ing, hov·ers
Origin: Middle English hoveren
Origin: , frequentative of hoven.
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