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reluctance

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of reluctance

  1. a lack of willingness or desire to do or accept something the mice showed an odd reluctance to eat the cheese we had put out for them Synonyms of reluctance disinclination, hesitance, hesitancy, reticence, unwillingness Words Related to reluctance faltering, fence-sitting, hesitation, indecision, irresolution, shilly-shallying, staggering, vacillation, wavering, wobbling (also wabbling); distrust, distrustfulness, doubt, incertitude, misdoubt, misgiving, mistrust, mistrustfulness, skepticism, suspicion, uncertainness, uncertainty Near Antonyms of reluctance assurance, assuredness, certainty, certitude, conviction, positiveness, sureness, surety Antonyms of reluctance inclination, willingness



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