The euro wobbled near a 6-1/2-month trough versus the dollar on Tuesday, as the rebound posted at the start of the week eased and traders digested the possibility of early elections in Italy.
The single currency was little changed at $1.1629 after dipping overnight to $1.1607, its trough since Nov. 9.
The euro slipped 0.45 percent to 126.620 yen after a decline to an 11-month nadir of 126.520.
The greenback gained to 109.830 yen on Monday. The dollar index .DXY ticked up 0.2 percent to 94.370 and traded near a 6-1/2-month high of 94.496 touched in the previous session.
The Aussie edged down 0.3 percent to $0.7525. The New Zealand dollar sank 0.2 percent to $0.6929.