Translation of "second thought" - English-Russian dictionary

second thought

noun uk us
on second thoughts UK

used when you want to change a decision you have made

впрочем, хотя
I'll have tea, please - on second thoughts, make that coffee.
without a second thought

If you do something without a second thought, you do it without first considering if you should do it or not.

не раздумывая
She'll spend a hundred pounds on a dress without a second thought.
have second thoughts

to change your opinion about something or start to doubt it

сомневаться, быть одолеваемым сомнениями
[ + about + doing sth ] I've been having second thoughts about doing the course.

(Translation of “second thought” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)