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  • n. Plural form of hesitancy.


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  • It was when strangers came, or summer boarders, or when the oldest girls grew up that my sharp senses noted little hesitancies in public and searchings for possible public opinion.


  • Since war is traumatic for everyone, event for those who survive, it is no wonder that the art of the modern masters reflect hesitancies and missteps as the artists sought at once to retain their avant-garde stature while adapting to permanently altered cultural circumstances.

    Kandinsky's Futurity

  • Just as a follow-up: I'd direct you to Musgrove's website, mussgroveforsenate. net, in order to back up my hesitancies about the enthusiasm for his candidacy, but he doesn't have an issues page on the website.

    GOP Senate Seat At Risk In Deep-Red State Of Mississippi?

  • Just like those hesitancies of reason, and how we know it all only far too well amongst all this talk of rivers and of seas.

    Archive 2009-01-01

  • It is striking, that Obama/Hillary were so quick on the draw re Honduras, following their Iran hesitancies... where citizens were being slaughtered on the streets.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Question of the Day:

  • For anyone out there who had some hesitancies or trepidations about Michelle and who she is, unless you don't have an open mind, her speech should've allayed them.

    Bill Marovitz: Inside The Convention Update

  • Carried a way by this intoxication, they easily forgot the petty stipulations of pride, and the cold hesitancies of suspicion.

    The Ball at Sceaux

  • Therefore when I hear of scientists who show hesitancies in these activities, pardon me, if I wonder.

    Parker 2006: An Urban Myth? « Climate Audit

  • I noticed an article in one national parenting magazine with Allison's byline, which reminded me to get the link to her excellent blog, "the place to post questions and find answers on all of your too-afraid-to-ask concerns, hesitancies and worries about breaking into the publishing field," going.

    Archive 2006-12-01

  • I guess the only hesitancies I have are in regard to his qualifications for leading the district at large.

    Tuesday Open Thread: L.A. Political Cartoons. . .


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