tottering in a sentence

Example sentences for tottering

Each step is a tottering nightmare of minimal increments.
The result is a domino effect: prices fall, driving other tottering operators into bankruptcy.
The elephant screamed and thrashed the bushes with his trunk, tottering on three legs.
Busing is dead as social policy, and affirmative action is tottering.
Chimneys began to fall and buildings to crack, tottering on their foundations.
Bailey uses the painting to knit the artist's life into stories of the tottering empire whose king he served.
He mimed some woozy tottering and a convulsive hurl.
Remains the last superpower tottering on shaky feet.

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