hesitantly


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hes·i·tant

 (hĕz′ĭ-tənt)
adj.
Inclined or tending to hesitate.

hes′i·tant·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.hesitantly - with hesitation; in a hesitant manner; "he finally accepted hesitantly"
unhesitatingly - without hesitation; "she said yes unhesitatingly"
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hesitantly

[ˈhezɪtəntlɪ] ADVindecisamente; [speak, suggest] → con vacilación

hesitantly

[ˈhɛzɪtəntli] adv [ask] → avec hésitation

hesitantly

advzögernd

hesitantly

[ˈhɛzɪtntlɪ] advcon esitazione

hesitate

(ˈheziteit) verb
1. to pause briefly eg because of uncertainty. He hesitated before answering; The diver hesitated for a minute on the diving-board.
2. to be unwilling (to do something) eg because one is not sure it is right. I hesitate to say he lied but he certainly misled me; Don't hesitate to tell me if you have any complaints.
ˈhesitancy noun
the tendency to hesitate.
ˈhesitant adjective
making or having frequent hesitations. a hesitant speaker; I'm hesitant to tell her she's wrong.
ˈhesitantly adverb
ˌhesiˈtation noun
1. an act of hesitating.
2. unwillingness or uncertainty.
References in classic literature ?
Dag Daughtry extended his hand hesitantly, but the Ancient Mariner seized it and pressed it so fiercely with his age-lean fingers as to hurt.
You're awfully good and kind," she said, and then began hesitantly on what was bothering her.
The ambiguous allegations by the judges had prompted media persons to ask if it related to the case of CBI Judge Loya's death, to which Justice Gogoi replied in the affirmative, albeit hesitantly.
And I'm Chris, and this is Devon," Ed replies very hesitantly.
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She's my favourite of the big names," 26-year-old Amelie Brives told Reuters, smiling as Muguruza hesitantly addressed the court in French.
In 2008,1 reported on a host of developments being talked about at the Frankfurt Book Fair, and by March 2010, when it seemed as if we had waited forever, CIL columnist Janet Balas was still inclined to hesitantly ask, "Has the Ebook's Time Finally Come?
The series portrays how Cotton starts hesitantly then becomes more brazen as her murder spree spreads across the North East.
To celebrate their anniversary, Solenn channeled singer Shakira, with Nico hesitantly playing along.
And when a hesitantly acquired girlfriend asks him, twice, if he finds her pretty, he pointedly refuses to answer, bouncing the question back at her in a tone that's both taunting and searching.
In Ain Sakout town, located in the West Bank city of Tubas, a number of Palestinian farmers hesitantly return to their properties due to a verdict by the Israeli supreme court which allowed them to retrieve a small portion of their village.
British Prime Minister Theresa May hesitantly agreed to a nuclear power plant, Britain's first in decades, financed in part by China with a controlling stake by EDF, a French firm.