Examples of usage:

  1. He trusted that it would have a similar effect on the vacillating temper of those whose fidelity had been shaken by fears for their own safety, and their distrust of his ability to cope with the president. "History-of-the-Conquest-of-Peru-with-a-preliminary-view-of-the-civilization-of-the-Incas" by Prescott, William Hickling
  2. He was weak and vacillating in his attempts at government, and foolish and dissipated in his private life. "India and the Indians" by Edward F. Elwin
  3. The Dutch believe themselves,- and not without reason,- capable of great things, they were moved by an ambition to seize the power which they believed,- and the retrocession fostered that belief,- was falling from England's feeble and vacillating grasp. "Native Races and the War" by Josephine Elizabeth Butler
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