Hindi translation of 'reluctant'
reluctant /rɪˈlʌktənt रिˈलक्टन्ट्/
If you are reluctant to do something, you do not really want to do it.
reluctant to admit/discuss/accept something
reluctant to talk/invest/comment/act
a reluctant hero/ally/reader/witness
We have reluctantly agreed to let him go.
SIMILAR WORDSunwillingly, grudgingly
reluctance uncountable noun
Frank got on the train with great reluctance.
overcome/indicate/explain someone's reluctance
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Example Sentences Including 'reluctant'
She and Brunner were standing apart but Brunner was holding her hand as if reluctant to let her go.Cormorant
The paramedics from the expensive ambulance had been dubious, reluctant to comment.The Last Raven
Sally had seemed nervous or jumpy or something and she'd been reluctant to meet my eye.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
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'reluctant' in Other Languages
- Arabic: مـُمَانِع
- Brazilian Portuguese: relutante
- Chinese: 勉强的
- Croatian: nesklon nesklona
- Czech: neochotný
- Danish: modvillig
- Dutch: onwillig
- European Spanish: reacio
- Finnish: vastahakoinen
- French: réticent
- German: widerwillig
- Greek: απρόθυμος απρόθυμη
- Italian: riluttante
- Japanese: いやいやながらの
- Korean: 마음이 내키지 않는
- Norwegian: motvillig
- Polish: niechętny niechętna
- Portuguese: relutante
- Romanian: reticent reticent, reticentă, reticenți, reticente
- Russian: неохотный неохотная
- Spanish: reacio
- Swedish: motvillig motvilligt
- Thai: ไม่เต็มใจ
- Turkish: gönülsüz
- Ukrainian: неохочий
- Vietnamese: miễn cưỡng
Translation of reluctant from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary