Definition of halting
: marked by a lack of sureness or effectiveness spoke in a halting manner
haltinglyplay \ˈhȯl-tiŋ-lē\ adverb
Examples of halting in a sentence
She answered in a halting voice.
The baby took a few halting steps.
Progress in the negotiations has been halting.
First Known Use of halting
HALTING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of halting for English Language Learners
: stopping often because of not being sure about what to say or do : not steady
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