- 迟疑 [chí yí]
- （拿不定主意） hesitate:
hesitated in giving a reply; 迟疑不答
without a moment's hesitation; 毫不迟疑
Senate tax writers were hesitant to agree to the House proposal because of concerns that it represented the camel's nose under the tent.
The state or quality of being hesitant.
She didn't hesitate for a moment but came straight out with her reply.
She hesitated for a moment, and then went on.