To move up and down on the ends of a balanced plank, or the like, as children do for sport; to seesaw; to titter; to titter-totter.
- To walk or move unsteadily or unsurely; totter.
- To alternate, as between opposing attitudes or positions; vacillate.
- To seesaw.
- To cause to teeter or seesaw.
- Northeastern U.S. See seesaw. See Regional Note at teeter-totter.
- Northeastern U.S. A teetering motion.