Hesitate - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 21/01/2021

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Hesitate.

4 letter answer(s) to hesitate

  1. something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress
  2. the area on a billiard table behind the balkline; "a player with ball in hand must play from the balk"
  3. refuse to comply
  4. an illegal pitching motion while runners are on base
  5. one of several parallel sloping beams that support a roof

6 letter answer(s) to hesitate

  1. the act of pausing uncertainly; "there was a hesitation in his speech"
  2. speak haltingly; "The speaker faltered when he saw his opponent enter the room"
  3. walk unsteadily; "The drunk man stumbled about"
  4. move hesitatingly, as if about to give way
  5. be unsure or weak; "Their enthusiasm is faltering"

3 letter answer(s) to hesitate

  1. utter `haw'; "he hemmed and hawed"
  2. the nictitating membrane of a horse
  3. a spring-flowering shrub or small tree of the genus Crataegus
  1. the edge of a piece of cloth; especially the finished edge that has been doubled under and stitched down; "the hem of her dress was stained"; "let down the hem"; "he stitched weights into the curtain's hem"; "it seeped along the hem of his jacket"
  2. the utterance of a sound similar to clearing the throat; intended to get attention, express hesitancy, fill a pause, hide embarrassment, warn a friend, etc.
  3. utter `hem' or `ahem'
  4. fold over and sew together to provide with a hem; "hem my skirt"

5 letter answer(s) to hesitate

  1. interrupt temporarily an activity before continuing; "The speaker paused"
  2. temporary inactivity
  3. a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something
  1. give off unsteady sounds, alternating in amplitude or frequency
  2. sway to and fro
  3. move or sway in a rising and falling or wavelike pattern; "the line on the monitor vacillated"
  4. move back and forth very rapidly; "the candle flickered"
  5. the act of moving back and forth
  6. move hesitatingly, as if about to give way
  7. the act of pausing uncertainly; "there was a hesitation in his speech"
  8. pause or hold back in uncertainty or unwillingness; "Authorities hesitate to quote exact figures"
  9. someone who communicates by waving
  10. be unsure or weak; "Their enthusiasm is faltering"
  11. hesitate

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