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halting

adjective

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halting

noun

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halting

verb (1)
present participle of halt

Synonyms & Antonyms of halting (Entry 3 of 4)

halting

verb (2)
present participle of halt

Synonyms & Antonyms of halting (Entry 4 of 4)

1 to walk while favoring one leg
  • even with her twisted ankle, she managed to halt along and complete her Walk for Peace

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2 to show uncertainty about the right course of action
  • she was often confused, halting between the responsibilities of her job and the demands of her home life

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The first known use of halting was in 1585

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“Halting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/halting. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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