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Wave

A short-term movement that goes against the general trend. For example, if the DJIA rallies on a given trading day but overall is in the midst of a prolonged bear market, the rally is called a wave against the bearish tide.
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| The Glam Waver and Easy Curl are PS14.99 each, available from markhill.co.uk and Boots.
At first, I wasn't sold on the results of the Glam Waver but I started wrapping the hair around the barrel for longer - about 30 seconds, or 15 for the shorter front bits - and the waves started to improve.
According to the Virginia Pilot, Colgan joked, "If I'd had some ketchup and came out with it smeared on my head, you would have thought I was bleeding." Referring to his support for the amendment, Colgan said, "That's just the way it is, and I don't waver from that, as my colleagues found out today."
Mr Thornton's wife, Sandra, and daughters Cheryl and Sophie are thought to have visited the site at SHS International on Waver tree Boulevard this week with other family members to lay flowers in his memory.
Third Wavers at the same time use and critique media and popular culture.
That has not wavered in the 30 years I've known him.
Loss of hair in the play thus signifies loss of heritage, a critical point Kennedy suggests in Sarah's discussion of her white friends and how they have influenced her: "I will mistrust them, as I do myself, waver in their opinion of me, as I waver in the opinion of myself.
Mr Wooley was shot three times at close range while walking back from a pizza takeaway in Picton Road, Waver tree, on Saturday, August 11 last year.
Josh's uncertainty seems to waver between not believing Molly and not wanting to hurt his promising career and endorsements.
The words waver between the spiritual and the hokey, addressing both loss of innocence and subsequent repentance.
Your enthusiasm should be contagious and you should never waver in your overall vision.
When Sims lifted Sayyed-Gaines, she seemed to waver between acquiescing and continuing onward.