\hˌɛsɪtˈe͡ɪʃən], \hˌɛsɪtˈeɪʃən], \h_ˌɛ_s_ɪ_t_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]\
Definitions of HESITATION
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- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
- 1790 - A Complete Dictionary of the English Language
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By Noah Webster.
A pause due to uncertainty; doubt; a stopping to consider; indecision; a faltering in speech; a halting movement in a dance. Also, hesitancy.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
Mental uncertainty, indecision.
Delay in the performance of a function (e. g., speaking and urination). [Lat.]
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
n. Act of pausing or delaying in thought or action; suspense; uncertainty; indecision;â€”a stopping in speech; stammering.
By Thomas Sheridan
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