hesitator


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Noun1.hesitator - one who hesitates (usually out of fear)hesitator - one who hesitates (usually out of fear)
coward - a person who shows fear or timidity
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He was popularly known as a 'hesitator and a procrastinator'.
The request in Example 5 starts with a hesitator ('I was thinking'), followed by a preparator ('Do you think') before the request for permission is used.
Textual interactivity is examined with reference to disfluencies such as hesitators, pauses and repetitions.