- Present participle of oscillate.
Variant of oscillate
intransitive verboscillated, oscillating
- to swing or move regularly back and forth
- to be indecisive in purpose or opinion; vacillate
- Physics to vary regularly between maximum and minimum values, as an electric current
Origin of oscillate; from Classical Latin oscillatus, past participle of oscillare, to swing ; from oscillum, a swing
to cause to oscillate