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hesitation

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  • nounwaiting; uncertainty
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Synonyms for hesitation

noun waiting; uncertainty
  • doubt
  • equivocation
  • hesitancy
  • indecision
  • misgiving
  • mistrust
  • pause
  • procrastination
  • qualm
  • reluctance
  • skepticism
  • unwillingness
  • vacillation
  • dawdling
  • delay
  • demurral
  • dubiety
  • faltering
  • fluctuation
  • indecisiveness
  • indisposition
  • irresolution
  • oscillation
  • scruple
  • wavering
  • averseness
  • delaying
  • fumbling
  • hemming and hawing
  • stammering
  • stumbling
  • stuttering

Antonyms for hesitation

  • belief
  • certainty
  • confidence
  • faith
  • trust
  • eagerness
  • go
  • perseverance
  • sureness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to hesitation

ambivalence

noun. equivocation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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