hesitant - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate hesitant

hesitant is hyphenated as hes-i-tant

How to pronounce hesitant

hesitant is pronounced ´hɛzɪtənt

Number of syllables in hesitant

The number of syllables in hesitant is 3

What part of speech in hesitant?

hesitant is an adjective

How common in the word hesitant?

hesitant is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does hesitant convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'hesitant'

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Common collocations before 'hesitant'

before, began, bit, few, first, like, little, look, seem, sound, suddenly, took, very, voice, why

Common collocations of 'hesitant'

after, almost, ask, before, began, bit, door, each, few, first, forward, get, girl, hand, know, like, little, look, made, man, raised, seem, sound, start, suddenly, took, turn, very, voice, why

Words with similar spelling to hesitant

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Common Verb Collocations of hesitant

accept, admit, appear, ask, be, become, commit, confuse, discuss, do, engage, enter, express, get, give, go, have, invest, involve, make, may, must, should, speak, stand, take, talk, tend, will, use

Common Adjective Collocations of hesitant

doubtful, few, first, good, grave, half, little, low, much, nerve, nervous, new, other, quiet, same, slow, small, soft, tentative

Common Adverb Collocations of hesitant

even, forward, however, little, long, much, not, often, only, otherwise, properly, so, still, then, very

Common Conjunction Collocations of hesitant

and, but, or