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Definitionuncertain how to act or proceed
- 'And yet,' said I, 'I get so miserable and worried, and am so unsteady and irresolute in my power of assuring myself, that I know I must want — shall I call it — reliance, of some kind?'Chapters 37-39 (69% in)
- Mr. Wickfield, sorely troubled and distressed, was leaning forward, irresolutely touching the Doctor's arm.Chapters 40-42 (74% in)
- 'For God's sake, my dear Doctor,' said Mr. Wickfield again laying his irresolute hand upon the Doctor's arm, 'don't attach too much weight to any suspicions I may have entertained.'Chapters 40-42 (77% in)
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