hesitate hésiter


hesitate = hésiter

Pronunciation =  hesitate

Pronunciation in French = hésiter

hesitate in French: hésiter

Part of speechverb 

Definition in English: pause or hold back in uncertainty or unwillingness 

Definition in French: faire une pause ou se retenir dans l’incertitude ou la réticence

Examples in English:

  • I would not hesitate to do my duty

Examples in French:

  • Je n’hésiterais pas à faire mon devoir

Synonyms of hesitate

Synonyms in French être réticent,
être incertain,
Synonyms in English pause,
be reluctant,
be uncertain,
be doubtful

Antonyms of hesitate

Antonyms in French persister,
être certain,
être confiant,
être pleinement convaincu
Antonyms in English persist,
be certain,
be confident,
be fully convinced

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