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Definition of seesaw

Seesaw
Seesaw See"saw`, n. [Probably a reduplication of saw, to express the alternate motion to and fro, as in the act of sawing.] 1. A play among children in which they are seated upon the opposite ends of a plank which is balanced in the middle, and move alternately up and down. 2. A plank or board adjusted for this play. 3. A vibratory or reciprocating motion. He has been arguing in a circle; there is thus a seesaw between the hypothesis and fact. --Sir W. Hamilton. 4. (Whist.) Same as Crossruff.
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Seesaw See"saw`, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Seesawad; p. pr. & vb. n. Seesawing.] To move with a reciprocating motion; to move backward and forward, or upward and downward.
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Seesaw See"saw`, v. t. To cause to move backward and forward in seesaw fashion. He seesaws himself to and fro. --Ld. Lytton.
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Seesaw See"saw`, a. Moving up and down, or to and fro; having a reciprocating motion.
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Crossruff Cross"ruff` (-r?f`), n. (Whist) The play in whist where partners trump each a different suit, and lead to each other for that purpose; -- called also seesaw.

Meaning of seesaw from wikipedia

- A seesaw (also known as a teeter-totter or teeterboard) is a long, narrow board supported by a single pivot point, most commonly located at the midpoint...
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- Seesaw is a cover album recorded by American singer Beth Hart and blues rock guitarist Joe Bonam****a, their second. It follows their 2011 successful initial...
- Seesaw is a 1973 American musical with a book by Michael Bennett, music by Cy Coleman, and lyrics by Dorothy Fields. Based on the William Gibson play Two...
- Disphenoidal or Seesaw is a type of molecular geometry where there are four bonds to a central atom with overall C2v symmetry. The name "seesaw" comes from...
- SeeSaw was an Internet television service, born out of the BBC-led Project Kangaroo and launched in the UK on 17 February 2010. It was acquired by the...
- The Seesaw Girl and Me (New Path Press, 2004) is a memoir written by actor **** York about his life with his wife Joan "Joey" York, a.k.a. "The Seesaw Girl...
- particular, in theories of neutrino m****es and neutrino oscillation, the seesaw mechanism is a generic model used to understand the relative sizes of observed...
- Seesaw is a three-part British television crime drama, written by Deborah Moggach and directed by George Case, first broadcast on ITV on 12 March 1998...
- Two for the Seesaw is a 1962 American romantic-drama film directed by Robert Wise and starring Robert Mitchum and Shirley MacLaine. It was adapted from...
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