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shilly-shallying

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a state or an instance of temporary inaction because of uncertainty about the right course of action
  • fortunately, during the crisis there was no shilly-shallying on the part of the president
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shilly-shallying

verb , present participle of shilly-shally

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1 to show uncertainty about the right course of action
  • I didn't shilly-shally but instead raced to the hospital as soon as I heard the news
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