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Meaning of OSCILLATORY

Pronunciation:  '√Ęsulu`towree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  having periodic vibrations
 

OSCILLATORY is a 11 letter word that starts with O.

 

 Synonyms: oscillating, periodic, periodical
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Os"cil*la*to*ry\, a. [Cf. F. oscillatoire. See
{Oscillate}.]
Moving, or characterized by motion, backward and forward like
a pendulum; swinging; oscillating; vibratory; as, oscillatory
motion.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: alternate, beating, circling, cyclic, epochal, even, every other, fluctuant, fluctuating, fluctuational, harmonic, intermittent, isochronal, libratory, measured, metronomic, nutational, oscillating, pendular, pendulating, pendulous, periodic, periodical, pulsing, reciprocal, recurrent, recurring, resonant, rhythmic, rotary, seasonal, serial, shilly-shally, shilly-shallying, steady, undulant, undulatory, vacillating, vacillatory, vibratile, vibrating, vibratory, wavelike, wavering, wheeling, wobbly
 

 

 

 

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