Predicate: dither

Roleset id: dither.01 , noisily do nothing, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

dither.01: DITHER-V NOTES: Frames file for 'dither' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from dither.01-v predicate notes)


dither (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: ditherer (vnrole: 53.1-Agent)

Example: dither dither dither

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: gerund

        (In other words, after some highly visible dithering and public airing of differences, the administration has come down on the side of those who believe that what we are witnessing from Berlin to Siberia is a good thing to be welcomed, rather than a new thing to be feared or viewed with suspicion.)

        Rel: dithering