hesitating

  • 1hesitating — adj. holding back because of doubt or lack of confidence. Syn: hesitant, indecisive. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 2hesitating — index diffident, disinclined, hesitant, irresolute, leery, noncommittal, reluctant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …

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  • 3Hesitating — Hesitate Hes i*tate, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Hesitated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hesitating}.] [L. haesitatus, p. p. of haesitare, intens. fr. haerere to hesitate, stick fast; to hang or hold fast. Cf. {Aghast}, {Gaze}, {Adhere}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To stop …

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  • 4hesitating — un·hesitating; …

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  • 5hesitating — Synonyms and related words: agnostic, ambiguous, balbutient, bashful, boggling, capricious, cautious, chancy, changeable, demurring, dicey, diffident, doubting, equivocal, erratic, faltering, fickle, halting, hesitant, incalculable, indecisive,… …

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  • 6hesitating — (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Doubtful] Syn. skeptical, unsure, irresolute; see doubtful 2 , uncertain 2 . 2. [Slow] Syn. delaying, wavering, dawdling; see slow 2 …

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  • 7hesitating — adj. indecisive, hesitant, vacillating, irresolute, faltering hes·i·tate || hezɪteɪt v. waver, be uncertain, be indecisive; stammer, falter (in speech or movement) …

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  • 8hesitating — adjective lacking decisiveness of character; unable to act or decide quickly or firmly (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑hesitant • Similar to: ↑indecisive • Derivationally related forms: ↑hesitate (for: ↑ …

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  • 9Irresolution — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Irresolution >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 irresolution irresolution infirmity of purpose indecision Sgm: N 1 indetermination indetermination undetermination Sgm: N 1 unsettlement unsettlement Sgm: N 1 uncertainty… …

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  • 10Albany Great Danes — Infobox college athletics name = UAlbany Great Danes university = University at Albany conference = America East | division = Division I director = Lee A. McElroy city = Albany state = New York stateabb = NY teams = 19 (8 Men 11 Women) stadium =… …

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  • 11Doubtful — Doubt ful, a. 1. Not settled in opinion; undetermined; wavering; hesitating in belief; also used, metaphorically, of the body when its action is affected by such a state of mind; as, we are doubtful of a fact, or of the propriety of a measure.… …

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  • 12Scrupulous — Scru pu*lous, a. [L. scrupulosus: cf. F. scrupuleux.] 1. Full of scruples; inclined to scruple; nicely doubtful; hesitating to determine or to act, from a fear of offending or of doing wrong. [1913 Webster] Abusing their liberty, to the offense… …

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  • 13Scrupulously — Scrupulous Scru pu*lous, a. [L. scrupulosus: cf. F. scrupuleux.] 1. Full of scruples; inclined to scruple; nicely doubtful; hesitating to determine or to act, from a fear of offending or of doing wrong. [1913 Webster] Abusing their liberty, to… …

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  • 14Scrupulousness — Scrupulous Scru pu*lous, a. [L. scrupulosus: cf. F. scrupuleux.] 1. Full of scruples; inclined to scruple; nicely doubtful; hesitating to determine or to act, from a fear of offending or of doing wrong. [1913 Webster] Abusing their liberty, to… …

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  • 15Guglielmo Pepe — (february 13, 1783 august 8, 1855) was an Italian general and patriot. He was brother to Florestano Pepe and cousin to Gabriele Pepe. He married to Marianne Coventry, a Scottish woman.BiographyPepe was born at Squillace in Calabria. He entered… …

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  • 16Man Singh I of Amber — Raja Shri Man Singh Ji Saheb (Man Singh I) (May 9, 1540 July 6,1614) was the Kacchwaha Rajah Saheb of Amber, a state later known as Jaipur. He was a trusted general of the Mughal emperor Akbar, who included him among the Navratnas, or the nine… …

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  • 17Louis Armstrong Plays W.C. Handy — Infobox Album Name = Louis Armstrong Plays W.C. Handy Type = studio Artist = Louis Armstrong and His All Stars Released = 1954 Recorded = Jul 12, 1954 Genre = Jazz Length = 76:37 Label = Columbia Producer = George Avakian Reviews = * Allmusic… …

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  • 18James W. Horne — est un réalisateur, scénariste, acteur et producteur américain né le 14 décembre 1880 à San Francisco, Californie (États Unis), décédé le 29 juin 1942 à Hollywood (Californie). Sommaire 1 Biographie 2 Filmographie …

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  • 19Louis Armstrong Plays W.C.Handy — Студийный альбом Луи Армстронга Дата выпуска 1954 Записан 12 июля 1954 Жанр Джаз Длительность 76:37 …

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  • 20bold — boldly, adv. boldness, n. /bohld/, adj., bolder, boldest. 1. not hesitating or fearful in the face of actual or possible danger or rebuff; courageous and daring: a bold hero. 2. not hesitating to break the rules of propriety; forward; impudent:… …

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