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indecision
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

4 uses
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Definition
leaving a decision unmade due to uncertainty; or a general tendency to leave decisions unmade
  • Her seeming indecision was, in fact, more than indecision: it was misgiving.
    1 — The Maiden (64% in)
  • Her seeming indecision was, in fact, more than indecision: it was misgiving.
    1 — The Maiden (64% in)
  • XVIII Angel Clare rises out of the past not altogether as a distinct figure, but as an appreciative voice, a long regard of fixed, abstracted eyes, and a mobility of mouth somewhat too small and delicately lined for a man's, though with an unexpectedly firm close of the lower lip now and then; enough to do away with any inference of indecision.
    3 — The Rally (26% in)
  • This was the last drachm required to turn the scale of her indecision.
    4 — The Consequence (76% in)

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