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Synonyms of 'oscillation'

(noun) 
a slight oscillation in world temperature
Synonyms
fluctuation
Don't worry about tiny fluctuations in your weight.
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swing
His mood swings are concerning me, I hope he's okay.
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instability
unpopular policies which resulted in political instability
, ,
wavering
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volatility
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variability
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unpredictability
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seesawing
,
disequilibrium
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capriciousness
the capriciousness of Fate
, ,
inconstancy
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changeableness
(noun) 
his oscillation between scepticism and credulity
Synonyms
wavering
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swing
a woman walking with a slight swing to her hips
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shift
There has been a shift of the elderly to this state.
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swaying
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alteration
Making some simple alterations to your diet will make you feel fitter.
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veering
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seesawing
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vacillation
The Prime Minister was pilloried for vacillation and weakness.

Additional synonyms

in the sense of alteration
Definition
a change or modification
Making some simple alterations to your diet will make you feel fitter.
in the sense of capriciousness
the capriciousness of Fate
Synonyms
unpredictability,
quirkiness,
impulsiveness,
inconstancy,
freakishness,
fitfulness,
unpredictableness,
changefulness,
variability
in the sense of instability
Definition
lack of steadiness or reliability
unpopular policies which resulted in political instability
Synonyms
vulnerability,
wavering,
volatility,
unpredictability,
fluidity,
disequilibrium,
impermanence,
precariousness,
shakiness,
unsteadiness,
inconstancy

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