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noncommittal

adjective uk   /ˌnɒn.kəˈmɪt.əl/ us    /ˌnɑːn.kəˈmɪt̬-/
not expressing an opinion or decision: The ambassador was typically noncommittal when asked whether further sanctions would be introduced.Doubt and ambivalenceHesitating
noncommittally
adverb uk   /-i/ us  
Doubt and ambivalenceHesitating
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