irresolutely


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ir·res·o·lute

 (ĭ-rĕz′ə-lo͞ot′)
adj.
1. Unsure of how to act or proceed; undecided.
2. Lacking in resolution; indecisive.

ir·res′o·lute′ly adv.
ir·res′o·lute′ness, ir·res′o·lu′tion n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.irresolutely - lacking determination or decisiveness
resolutely - showing firm determination or purpose; "she resolutely refused to look at him or speak to him"; "he entered the building resolutely"
Translations

irresolutely

[ɪˈrezəluːtlɪ] ADVirresolutamente, indecisamente

irresolutely

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His face was turned to the hillside, where a man had just emerged from the woods, and was halting irresolutely before the glaring expanse of upheaved gravel and glistening boulders that stretched between him and the shaded group.
The old gentleman entered again, and George, as before, locked the door, and then stood for a few moments looking on the floor, irresolutely.
Presently she gave over sky- larking, and moved irresolutely about, sighing once or twice and glancing furtively and wistfully toward Tom.
His father remarked the restless glances wandering to the window, and the hand irresolutely extended towards his cap.
Wickfield, sorely troubled and distressed, was leaning forward, irresolutely touching the Doctor's arm.
Bois-Guilbert turned his countenance irresolutely towards Rebecca, and then exclaimed, looking fiercely at Ivanhoe, ``Dog of a Saxon
In the act of putting on his overcoat in the hall, he hesitated, and hung it up again irresolutely.
The gendarme looked irresolutely at his companion, who returned for answer a sign that said, "I see no great harm in telling him now," and the gendarme replied, --
A husband and his wife householders beyond question--quavered irresolutely up the path.
The girl seemed to waver, and Frome saw her twirl the end of her scarf irresolutely about her fingers.