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irresolute
used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

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Definition
uncertain how to act or proceed
  • An expression of irresolution passed for an instant over her face, but her eyes had hardened again when she answered me.
    Chapter 7 — The Stapletons of Merripit House (92% in)
  • Finally Stapleton turned upon his heel and beckoned in a peremptory way to his sister, who, after an irresolute glance at Sir Henry, walked off by the side of her brother.
    Chapter 9 — Second Report of Dr. Watson (25% in)

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