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- v. To swing like a pendulum.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To swing as a pendulum.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To hang or swing freely; swing; dangle; vibrate as a pendulum.
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The reticule ceased to pendulate, the conversation stopped abruptly, the boy and girl stood profoundly astonished.
Sure, it's traditional for Americans to vote either Dem or Repug, just as in Canada we perilously pendulate between the lookalike Fibs and ConArtists, but IT'S A FALSE TRADITION.