titubear
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titubear(
tee
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too
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beh
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ahr
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to waver)
a. to hesitate
Al principio titubeé, pero finalmente terminé aceptando la oferta.I hesitated at first, but I finally ended up accepting the offer.
2. (to stammer)
a. to stutter
Javier nerviosamente titubeó unas palabras de disculpa.Javier nervously stuttered a few words of apology.
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titubear
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (dudar)
a. to hesitate
2. (al hablar)
a. to falter, to hesitate
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titubear
intransitive verb
1 (vacilar) to hesitate; vacillate
no titubear en hacer algo not to hesitate to do sth; respondió sin titubear he answered without hesitation
2 (balbucear) to stutter
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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