hesitate - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate hesitate

hesitate is hyphenated as hes-i-tate

How to pronounce hesitate

hesitate is pronounced ´hɛzɪ´tāɪt

Number of syllables in hesitate

The number of syllables in hesitate is 3

What part of speech in hesitate?

hesitate is an intransitive verb

How common in the word hesitate?

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

What sentiment does hesitate convey?

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

Common collocations after 'hesitate'

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Common collocations before 'hesitate'

anything, did, does, even, made, never, people, please, saw, see, seeing, seem, something, time, will

Words with similar spelling to hesitate

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Common Verb Collocations of hesitate

accept, act, admit, appear, ask, attack, be, believe, call, can, continue, do, give, go, kill, make, may, might, must, need, pronounce, put, say, seem, should, speak, take, tell, will, use

Common Conjunction Collocations of hesitate

and, but, nor, or

Lists containing hesitate

Synonyms of 'back down'
Synonyms of 'balance'
Synonyms of 'blench'
Synonyms of 'blow'
Synonyms of 'boggle'
Synonyms of 'debate'
Synonyms of 'delay'
Synonyms of 'deliberate'
Synonyms of 'demur'
Synonyms of 'dither'
Synonyms of 'doubt'
Synonyms of 'falter'
Synonyms of 'Fear'
Synonyms of 'filibuster'
Synonyms of 'flinch'
Common Verb Collocations of ask
Common Verb Collocations of accept
Common Verb Collocations of admit
Common Verb Collocations of answering
Common Verb Collocations of awkwardly
Common Verb Collocations of acknowledge
Common Verb Collocations of ally
Common Verb Collocations of accepting
Common Verb Collocations of aback
Common Verb Collocations of announce
Common Verb Collocations of attribute
Common Verb Collocations of accuse
Common Verb Collocations of avail
Common Verb Collocations of assert
Common Verb Collocations of assign
Common Verb Collocations of agonized
Common Verb Collocations of advertise
Common Verb Collocations of atheists
Common Verb Collocations of blushed
Common Verb Collocations of blurted
Common Verb Collocations of blundered
Common Verb Collocations of cringed
Common Verb Collocations of dislike
Common Verb Collocations of declare
Common Verb Collocations of disagree
Common Verb Collocations of doorknob
Common Verb Collocations of defy
Common Verb Collocations of discard
Common Verb Collocations of diplomats
Common Verb Collocations of deploy
Common Verb Collocations of eyeing
Common Verb Collocations of frowned
Common Verb Collocations of frowning
Common Verb Collocations of flinched
Common Verb Collocations of fumbled
Common Verb Collocations of fraction
Common Verb Collocations of faltered
Common Verb Collocations of falter
Common Verb Collocations of fidgeted
Common Verb Collocations of finesse
Common Verb Collocations of gendarme
Common Verb Collocations of halted
Common Verb Collocations of hitched
Common Verb Collocations of instant
Common Verb Collocations of interrupt
Common Verb Collocations of invoke
Common Verb Collocations of intervene
Common Verb Collocations of inflict
Common Verb Collocations of indulgently
Common Verb Collocations of jerks
Common Verb Collocations of moment
Common Verb Collocations of moments
Common Verb Collocations of momentarily
Common Verb Collocations of malign
Common Verb Collocations of nodded
Common Verb Collocations of nonplussed
Common Verb Collocations of neutralizing
Common Verb Collocations of overrule
Common Verb Collocations of peering
Common Verb Collocations of plunged
Common Verb Collocations of perplexed
Common Verb Collocations of poke
Common Verb Collocations of predict
Common Verb Collocations of plunge
Common Verb Collocations of pronounce
Common Verb Collocations of preferring
Common Verb Collocations of questioningly
Common Verb Collocations of recommend
Common Verb Collocations of resort
Common Verb Collocations of rob
Common Verb Collocations of rebuke
Common Verb Collocations of replying
Common Verb Collocations of uncertain
Common Verb Collocations of unsure
Common Verb Collocations of unleash
Common Verb Collocations of understandably
Common Verb Collocations of utterance
Common Verb Collocations of undecided
Common Verb Collocations of utilize
Common Verb Collocations of undisciplined
Common Verb Collocations of unselfish
Common Verb Collocations of underline
Common Verb Collocations of unbending
Common Verb Collocations of unpalatable