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irresolute

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

formal not certain about what to do; not resolute
  • He has been criticized as an irresolute leader.

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irresolution

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of irresolution (Entry 2 of 2)

a state or an instance of temporary inaction because of uncertainty about the right course of action
  • after a moment of anguished irresolution, I raised my rifle and fired at the charging animal

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The first known use of irresolute was in 1579

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“Irresolute.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/irresolute. Accessed 13 May. 2021.

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