haltingly


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halt·ing

 (hôl′tĭng)
adj.
1. Hesitant or wavering: a halting voice.
2. Imperfect; defective: halting verse.
3. Limping; lame.

halt′ing·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.haltingly - in a halting manner; "he spoke haltingly"
Translations

haltingly

[ˈhɔːltɪŋlɪ] ADV [speak] → titubeando, vacilantemente

haltingly

[ˈhɔːltɪŋli] adv [speak, reply] → de façon hésitantehalt sign nstop m, panneau m stop

haltingly

advzögernd; speak, progressstockend

haltingly

[ˈhɔːltɪŋlɪ] advcon titubanza
References in classic literature ?
He did, and in that tongue, brokenly and haltingly, as though it had been many years since he had used it, he begged them to take him with them away from this awful country.
Yet he essayed, and haltingly at first, to express what he felt and analyzed when playing the Game at the supreme summit of existence.
An', Saxon," he said, hastily and haltingly, "you won't take anything I've said .
Besides," she added haltingly, "it's your idea, and I want to see you succeed.
The lanky one smiled in embarrassment as he haltingly explained: "I tank I lak go along cooky.
He began in a low voice, haltingly and modestly, and with an air of evident embarrassment.
Presently, he straightened himself a little, approached me with a sort of confused expression, and haltingly said something--probably it was an apology for not having before perceived that I was now a grown-up young person.
The lama, haltingly at first, spoke to the Curator of his own lamassery, the Such-zen, opposite the Painted Rocks, four months' march away.
Each word from its hook was haltingly sung, a sound inspired by the sound of a CD skip.
At first Alice Nightingale's words have a short, sharp staccato rhythm with needle like stabs of split punctuation reflecting her broken physical and mental state as she haltingly tells the reader of her fragmented family split apart by tragedy, trauma and neglect.
Hebrew intimidated me then; no matter how many verbs I mastered, there was an invisible wall of Israeliness between me and the articles about political parties and terrorist attacks that we haltingly translated from the newspaper Ma'ariv.
Allen appeared to fight back tears as he haltingly told a Wednesday news conference that 88,000 people had successfully been evacuated.

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