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hesitate

US [ˈhezɪˌteɪt]
UK [ˈhezɪteɪt]
  • v.(对某事)犹豫;顾虑;疑虑
  • Web踌躇;迟疑;不愿
Simple Present:hesitates  Present Participle:hesitating  Past Tense:hesitated  
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v.
1.
[i][t]
(对某事)犹豫,迟疑不决to be slow to speak or act because you feel uncertain or nervous
She hesitated before replying.
她犹豫了一下才回答。
I didn't hesitate for a moment about taking the job.
我毫不犹豫地接受了那份工作。
‘I'm not sure,’ she hesitated.
“我不确定。”她犹豫不决地说。
2.
[i]
~ to do sth
顾虑;疑虑to be worried about doing sth, especially because you are not sure that it is right or appropriate
Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any queries.
如果有疑问就请尽管和我联系。

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