Student Thesaurus

One entry found for hesitate.
Entry Word: hesitate
Function: verb
Text: to show uncertainty about the right course of action <Keri didn't hesitate before answering the question>
Synonyms falter, hang back, shilly-shally, stagger, teeter, vacillate, waver, wobble
Related Words haw, hem; dally, dawdle, delay, linger, procrastinate, pause, wait; back down, chicken (out); consider, debate, deliberate, ponder, weigh; oscillate; equivocate, hedge, pussyfoot
Near Antonyms budge, stir; advance, continue
Antonyms dive (in), plunge (in)