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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.

halting

(ˈhɔːltɪŋ)
adj
1. hesitant: halting speech.
2. lame
ˈhaltingly adv
ˈhaltingness n

halt•ing

(ˈhɔl tɪŋ)

adj.
1. faltering or hesitating, esp. in speech.
2. faulty or imperfect.
3. limping or lame: a halting gait.
[1375–1425]
halt′ing•ly, adv.
halt′ing•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.halting - disabled in the feet or legs; "a crippled soldier"; "a game leg"
unfit - not in good physical or mental condition; out of condition; "fat and very unfit"; "certified as unfit for army service"; "drunk and unfit for service"
2.halting - fragmentary or halting from emotional strain; "uttered a few halting words of sorrow"
broken - not continuous in space, time, or sequence or varying abruptly; "broken lines of defense"; "a broken cable transmission"; "broken sleep"; "tear off the stub above the broken line"; "a broken note"; "broken sobs"

halting

adjective faltering, stumbling, awkward, hesitant, laboured, stammering, imperfect, stuttering The officer replied in halting German.

halting

adjective
Translations

halting

[ˈhɔːltɪŋ] ADJ (= hesitant) [speech, movement] → titubeante, vacilante

halting

[ˈhɔːltɪŋ] adj (= hesitant) [voice, speech] → hésitant(e); [English] → hésitant(e); [efforts, attempts] → hésitant(e)

halting

adj voice, efforts, steps, answerzögernd; speech, performance, progressstockend; French, German, verseholprig; their steps toward(s) reform are haltingsie machen nur zögernde Schritte zur Reform

halting

[ˈhɔːltɪŋ] adjtitubante