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Overview of noun hesitation

The noun hesitation has 3 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (4) hesitation, vacillation, wavering

(indecision in speech or action)

2. (2) reluctance, hesitancy, hesitation, disinclination, indisposition

(a certain degree of unwillingness; "a reluctance to commit himself"; "his hesitancy revealed his basic indisposition"; "after some hesitation he agreed")

3. (1) hesitation, waver, falter, faltering

(the act of pausing uncertainly; "there was a hesitation in his speech")

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