The craft hovered just inches above the ground.
She hovered with vibrating wings above the nest.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3, 4, 5
NOTE: Includes metaphorical uses.
His brother hovered annoyingly at his bedside.
She hovered like a benevolent angel watching over me as I grew up.
For many days he hovered between life and death.
The prime rate has been hovering around 6 percent.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2