indecisively


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in·de·ci·sive

 (ĭn′dĭ-sī′sĭv)
adj.
1. Prone to or characterized by indecision; irresolute: an indecisive manager.
2. Inconclusive: an indecisive contest; an indecisive battle.
3. Not clearly defined; indefinite: indecisive boundaries running through mountainous terrain.

in′de·ci′sive·ly adv.
in′de·ci′sive·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.indecisively - lacking firmness or resoluteness; "`I don't know,' he said indecisively"
decisively, resolutely - with firmness; "`I will come along,' she said decisively"
2.indecisively - without finality; inconclusively; "the battle ended indecisively; neither side had clearly won but neither side admitted defeat"
decisively - with finality; conclusively; "the voted settled the argument decisively"
Translations

indecisively

[ˌɪndɪˈsaɪsɪvlɪ] ADV
1. (= hesitantly) → con indecisión, con irresolución (frm)
we waited as she stood there indecisivelyesperamos mientras ella estaba ahí parada sin decidirse
2. (= inconclusively) [end, conclude] → sin resultados definitivos, sin resultados decisivos

indecisively

advunentschlossen; (= inconclusively)unentschieden, ergebnislos

indecisively

[ˌɪndɪˈsaɪsɪvlɪ] adv (act) → con indecisione or esitazione; (finish, game, argument) → in modo inconcludente
the discussion ended indecisively → la discussione è finita senza un risultato preciso
References in classic literature ?
To be present at - an actual witness, too - of this bitterness of death; to float, indecisively, in an incomprehensible mystery, between resemblance and reality; to hear everything, to see everything, without interfering in a single detail of agonizing suffering, was - so the king thought within himself - a torture far more terrible, since it might last forever.
The one I had selected wavered indecisively before me, and, as I swung wide to make the boarding gentle, filled suddenly and darted away, the smart Mongols shouting a wild rhythm as they bent to the sweeps.
He stopped indecisively because a sixth figure had suddenly presented itself just inside the doorway--a figure so incongruous in the scene as to be almost comic.
It oscillated indecisively between coercion and cooperation for a while but now a visibly bitter and frustrated US appears set to coercing it ruthlessly.
Yet US strategy is indecisively buffeted between Trump's instincts to avoid foreign entanglements, and the urge to contain Tehran's expansive ambitions.
The recent WTO ministerial meeting in Argentina ended indecisively on December 13.
Before delegation of the government met with clerics in Islamabad today, interior minister held talks with representatives of the protesting bodies in Islamabad but the sitting concluded indecisively and the deadlock persists.
New York Times FOR more than a year, members of the Baltimore City Council, like officials in many communities across the nation, had drifted indecisively about the fate of the city's increasingly controversial Confederate monuments.
professional and it's Ian Harmer entered the fray and, with his sixth ball, had Umeed moving back indecisively and falling lbw.
We should neither wait indecisively, nor continue kowtowing to China, while China continues to chip away at our rights and on our hold on these territories.
The United States and its client states are currently stuck indecisively seeking the above-mentioned outcomes that are destined to fail and have even created a needless confrontation with Iran and Russia.
Covering, as the title implies, the very zenith of Beatlemania, from 1963 to 1966, the indecisively named "The Beatles: Eight Days a Week--The Touring Years" does, to its credit, gradually capture the growing sense of fame-induced panic and ennui that prompted the Liverpudlians' premature retreat from live performance, just as their music began to rock a little bit harder.