Definition of hesitatingly in English:

hesitatingly

adverb

  • See hesitate

    • ‘I went hesitatingly downstairs again, and while still standing on the basement steps, peeked through the open door.’
    • ‘I gave him a Rs 10 note and hesitatingly asked him his story.’
    • ‘It was a year ago when he was holding our hand and walking very hesitatingly.’
    • ‘Winter is hesitatingly giving way to spring, and New Mexico's former Governor Gary Johnson is tending to a broken leg in preparation for an expedition to climb Mount Everest.’
    • ‘I stop, turn to him and very hesitatingly say hi back.’

Pronunciation

hesitatingly

/ˈhɛzɪteɪtɪŋli/