Synonyms of 'dithery'
He was criticised as a weak and indecisive leader.
He stopped, uncertain how to put the question tactfully.
Fifty-two per cent were unsure about the idea.
tentative, , ,
My first attempts at complaining were very tentative.
hesitant, , ,
She was hesitant about coming forward with her story.
He has proved weak, indecisive and vacillating.
They launched the attack for fear of seeming irresolute.
all of a dither or fluster,
in a flap or tizzy (informal)
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in the sense of hesitant
doubtful and unsure in speech or actionShe was hesitant about coming forward with her story.
in the sense of irresolute
unable to make decisionsThey launched the attack for fear of seeming irresolute.
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