What is another word for hang back?

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To avoid proceeding through reluctance
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“We also have quite a few contributors who like to hang back and give us something only when the spirit moves them.”
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Fail to keep up with another or others in movement or development
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To shy away from, or have misgivings about
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To delay a situation until one is prepared
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To delay action until a particular time or event
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To briefly stop or interrupt an action
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To stay in a place, typically for longer than necessary
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To pursue, typically in order to keep track of, or to apprehend, someone
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