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English definition of “hum and haw”

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hum and haw

UK ( US hem and haw)
to be uncertain and take a long time deciding something: We hummed and hawed for months before actually deciding to buy the house.
Translations of “hum and haw”
in Chinese (Traditional) (長時間)猶豫不決…
in Chinese (Simplified) (长时间)犹豫不决…
(Definition of hum and haw from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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