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Noun
The quality or state of being hesitant
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“She wavered between hesitancy and her natural propensity for fun.”
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A lack of willingness or desire to do or accept something
“His appointment to the superintendency was confirmed by the school board without the least hesitancy.”
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The action of pausing before saying or doing something
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The state of being diffident, timid or shy
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An expression of doubt qualifying overall approval of a plan or statement
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A pricking of conscience or a feeling of regret, especially one which is slight or fleeting
Noun
Caution about possible dangers or problems
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A defect in a person's speech, such as a lisp or stammer
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