Hesitate Past Tense

The past tense of Hesitate is hesitated.

1. hesitate

verb. ['ˈhɛzəˌteɪt'] pause or hold back in uncertainty or unwillingness.


  • haesitatus (Latin)

Rhymes with Hesitate

  • acetate
  • agitate
  • allstate
  • amputate
  • annotate
  • cogitate
  • corestate
  • debilitate
  • decapitate
  • devastate
  • dictate
  • downstate
  • facilitate
  • felicitate
  • gestate
  • gravitate
  • homestate
  • imitate
  • incapacitate
  • irritate

How do you pronounce hesitate?

Pronounce hesitate as ˈhɛzəˌteɪt.

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Sentences with hesitate

1. Verb, base form
Don't hesitate to say you made a mistake and are sorry.

2. Noun, singular or mass
If you have questions, don’t hesitate to ask.

2. hesitate

verb. ['ˈhɛzəˌteɪt'] interrupt temporarily an activity before continuing.


  • haesitatus (Latin)