One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘they would not scruple to cut his throat’
hesitate, be reluctant, be loath, have qualms about, have scruples about, have misgivings about, have reservations about, stick at, think twice about, baulk at, demur about, demur from, mind doing something
recoil from, shrink from, hang back from, shy away from, flinch from, drag one's feet over, drag one's heels over, waver about, vacillate about
informal boggle at
archaic disrelish something
jump at the chance
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