Bedeutung von "hesitate" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch


verb us /ˈhez·ɪˌteɪt/ (present participle hesitating, past tense and past participle hesitated)

to stop before you do something, especially because you are nervous or not sure:

Richard hesitated before answering.
don’t hesitate to do something

used to encourage someone to do something:

If you need any help, don’t hesitate to call me.

(Definition von "hesitate" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)