hesitate

/ˈhɛzəˌteɪt/

  • Verb
  • to stop briefly before you do something especially because you are nervous or unsure about what to do
    1. She hesitated and waited for her friend to say something.
    2. He hesitated about/over accepting the job.
  • to be unwilling to do something because of doubt or uncertainty
    1. I sometimes hesitate to say what I am really thinking.
    2. I hesitated to come without being asked.
    3. I wouldn't hesitate to ask for your help if I felt I needed it.
    4. Don't hesitate to call if there is a problem.

Những từ liên quan với HESITATE

flounder, alternate, ponder, stumble, dither, defer, pussyfoot, seesaw, debate, falter, pause, shrink, delay, doubt, fumble