Hesitant and Nervous


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Hesitant adjective – Slow to begin or proceed with a course of action because of doubts or uncertainty.
Nervous is a synonym for hesitant in uncertain topic. In some cases you can use "Nervous" instead an adjective "Hesitant".
Nearby Words: hesitate, hesitation, hesitancy, hesitating, hesitantly
Synonyms for Hesitant


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Nervous adjective – Feeling or showing uncomfortable feelings of uncertainty.
Usage example: he was nervous about how he would do at the varsity basketball tryouts

Hesitant is a synonym for nervous in anxious topic. Sometimes you can use "Hesitant" instead an adjective "Nervous", if it concerns topics such as apprehensive.
Nearby Words: nerve, nervy, nervously
Synonyms for Nervous

Things that words describes

person hesitant person nervous person
girl hesitant girl nervous girl
character hesitant character nervous character
man hesitant man nervous man
Other nouns: member, attempt, expression, tone, demeanor.
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