adverb. ['ˈhɛzɪtəntli'] with hesitation; in a hesitant manner.
Words that Rhyme with Hesitantly
Example sentences of the word hesitantly
Your dog may also wag his tail hesitantly when he is feeling a bit nervous.
Quotes containing the word hesitantly
1. Juilin,"she asked hesitantly, "what were you going to do with the salt and cooking oil? Not exactly,"she added more quickly. "Just a general idea."He looked at her for a moment. "I do not know. But they did not, either. That is the trick of it; their minds made up worse then I ever could. I have seen a tough man break when I sent for a basket of figs and some mice.
- Robert Jordan, The Fires of Heaven