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to hesitate; vacillate; be perplexed
hesitation; perplexity; agitation
[C16: of unknown origin]
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|Noun||1.||swither - agitation resulting from active worry; "don't get in a stew"; "he's in a sweat about exams"|
agitation - a mental state of extreme emotional disturbance
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