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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. hesitation: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. hesitation: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. hesitation: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. hesitation: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. hesitation: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. hesitation: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Hesitation, hesitation: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. hesitation: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. hesitation: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. hesitation: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. hesitation: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. hesitation: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Hesitation, hesitation: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. hesitation: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. hesitation: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. hesitation: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Hesitation: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. hesitation: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. hesitation: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Hesitation: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. hesitation: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. hesitation: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. hesitation: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. hesitation: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. hesitation: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. hesitation: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. hesitation: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. hesitation: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. hesitation: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Hesitation: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (hesitation)

noun:  the act of pausing uncertainly ("There was a hesitation in his speech")
noun:  indecision in speech or action
noun:  a certain degree of unwillingness ("After some hesitation he agreed")

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Phrases that include hesitation:   hesitation roll

Words similar to hesitation:   disinclination, falter, faltering, hesitancy, indisposition, reluctance, vacillation, waver, wavering, more...

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