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as in:  an indecisive decision maker

Her hesitation made her appear weak and indecisive.
  characterized by a disinclination to make quick decisions or a tendency to change one’s own mind
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indecisive indecisiveness
Strongly Associated with:   decisive, decisive, indecision
Standard prefix:  in- at the beginning of a word often means "not" as in incorrect or independent. So, inadvisable means not decisive.
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  • Her hesitation made her appear weak and indecisive.
  • Put her in a situation where it’s better to be wrong than indecisive.
  • Progress was slowed by an indecisive manager.
  • It is the worst evil of too yielding and indecisive a character, that no influence over it can be depended on.
    Jane Austen  --  Persuasion

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  • Some worthless scoundrels gathered around him and opposed Rehoboam son of Solomon when he was young and indecisive and not strong enough to resist them.
    2 Chronicles 13:7 (NIV)
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Associated words [difficulty]:   indecisive [6] , decisive [2] , decisive [2] , indecision [3]
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