What is another word for indecision?

266 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ ˌɪndɪsˈɪʒən], [ ˌɪndɪsˈɪʒən], [ ˌɪ_n_d_ɪ_s_ˈɪ_ʒ_ə_n]

Indecision is a feeling that most people encounter at some point in their lives. It can be frustrating when you are struggling to make a decision, but fortunately, there are many synonyms for the word "indecision." Some of the most common synonyms for indecision include hesitation, doubt, uncertainty, indecisiveness, vacillation, and ambivalence. Other related terms include dithering, wavering, and flip-flopping. All of these terms imply a lack of confidence and a reluctance to make a firm decision. By recognizing these synonyms, you can better understand your feelings and work to overcome indecision when it arises.

Similar words: uncertain, undecided

Similar questions : why am I so indecisive?

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What are the opposite words for indecision?

Indecision is a state of being uncertain and hesitant in making decisions. Antonyms of indecision are clarity, decisiveness and resolution. Clarity refers to a state of being clear or easily understood, indicating that the decision is well-informed and well-considered. Decisiveness means having the ability to make a clear, firm and final decision without hesitation, demonstrating confidence and courage. Resolution suggests a firm determination and commitment to making a choice, despite obstacles or challenges. All of these antonyms are characterised by a sense of confidence and certainty, that is lacking in indecision. Choosing one of these alternatives can help to overcome the negative effects of indecision, such as procrastination, anxiety and missed opportunities.

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Usage examples for Indecision

But the moment was not for indecision.
"The Locusts' Years"
Mary Helen Fee
But Ruth, indecision personified, still hovered restlessly in mid-carpet.
"Helena Brett's Career"
Desmond Coke
The exercise of power without limitations leads to confusion, indecision, and anarchy in everything except its spirit of rebellion.
"Dickens As an Educator"
James L. (James Laughlin) Hughes

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