Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Hesitation"

The meaning of "Hesitation" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does I had no hesitation about calling into work sick. mean?
A: she didn't have to think about it she was going to call in..
Q: What does hesitation mean?
A: “To wait,” “holding back,” or “waiting.”

Example: The boy showed hesitation before he started speaking.

This means that the boy waited, or paused, before he started speaking.
Q: What does hesitation mean?
A: संकोच, झिझक , हिचकिचाहट
Q: What does aware, hesitation mean?
A: Aware: you are at attention to your surroundings. Hesitation: pause or uncertainty before an action
Q: What does hesitation mean?
A: @HatsuneMiku020710: not interested

Example sentences using "Hesitation"

Q: Please show me example sentences with hesitation and hesitant and hesitate.
A: He said without any hesitation that (Donald Trump is the worst president in world history.)

He wasn't hesitant when he said that (Donald Trump is the worst president in world history.)

He didn't hesitate to say (that Donald Trump is the worst president in world history.)

--

These phrases all mean the same and sound OK. #2 is probably the least natural and least common. #1 emphasizes - SLIGHTLY - Donald Trump. #3 emphasizes, again slightly, the person who made this comment.
Q: Please show me example sentences with hesitation .
A: "I am not sure, I have a little hesitation"
Q: Please show me example sentences with hesitation .
A: The mouse paused briefly in hesitation.
Hesitatantly, it progressed.
In hesitation, it stopped again.

Synonyms of "Hesitation" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between hesitation and hesitancy and hesitance ?
A: Hesitation is the wait while you hesitating to do something.
Hesitance is the feeling that will cause cause you to hesitate.
I have never seen hesitancy.
E.g. Hesitance causes you to hesitate which causes hesitation.
Q: What is the difference between hesitations and doubts ?
A: Hesitation is often linked to a pause. If someone is hesitant, then they are not allowing themselves to act on something. This may be because they have doubts about themselves. To doubt means to not believe in something. If someone doubts themselves, then they do not believe that they can do something.

Examples:
I doubt that I can learn French (so I do not think that I am capable of learning French).
I doubt myself (I do not believe in myself or in my abilities).

I am hesitant about learning French (I am doubting myself, and I am not allowing myself to learn French).
I am hesitant about going back (I really do not want to go back, so I am waiting a lot so that I do not have to go back).
Q: What is the difference between without hesitation and generously ?
A: Thank you for a polite answer!!
Q: What is the difference between After some initial hesitation and After some hesitation ?
A: The word initial means "at first" so the first phrase means that the person hesitated at first / at the beginning

Translations of "Hesitation"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? hello ! I want to get rid my hesitation, when I speak English.
A: you can say "hello"
"hey"
"hi"
"what's up"
"how are you doing?"
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? hesitation
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? hesitation
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Hesitation"

Q: I recommend you not to try this, if you have any hesitation about doing this. Does this sound natural?
A: “I recommend you don’t try this if you have any hesitation about doing it” or “If you have any hesitations about doing this, I recommend you dont try it”
Q: Please send me question without hesitation! Does this sound natural?
A: @daikipod: do not hesitate to contact me for any questions
Q: We have some hesitation to accept these people because of the past experience.
As you know, last year, some of the participants remained in this country after attending our programs until their visas were about to expire, and they ended up with submitting refugee applications to UNHCR.
We cannot let it happen again. Does this sound natural?
A: Besides that, I think it is okay for formality.

"We cannot let it happen again."
This is a strong-sounding sentence. Maybe a strong sentence is good here!
If you want to be softer, you could write:
"We are very concerned something similar could happen again."

Also, I forgot to change this:
"because of the past experience"
"due to past experience" is better.
You could also write "due to prior unfortunate experiences"
Q: We have some hesitation to accept them base on the past experience that some of the participants remained in this country after attending our programs until the validation of their visas were about to expire and ended up with submitting refugee applications to UNHCR. Does this sound natural?
A: Sounds a little formal, it's a long sentence. You can split to 2 or 3 sentences for clarity

Meanings and usages of similar words and phrases

Latest words

hesitation

HiNative is a platform for users to exchange their knowledge about different languages and cultures. We cannot guarantee that every answer is 100% accurate.

Newest Questions
Topic Questions
Recommended Questions