What is another word for unhesitating?

Pronunciation: [ʌnhˈɛsɪtˌe͡ɪtɪŋ] (IPA)

When it comes to finding words that mean unhesitating, there are a few great options to choose from. One great synonym is resolute, which means firm in purpose or belief. Another option is decisive, which means settling an issue; producing a definite result. Similarly, unwavering can be used to describe actions that are firm and unchanging. Another good choice is unwavering, which describes someone who is steadfast and resolute. Finally, determined is an excellent word to describe someone who acts with unhesitating commitment and purpose. Whether you choose one of these synonyms or another, you'll be able to convey the sense of swift and decisive action.

What are the hypernyms for Unhesitating?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the opposite words for unhesitating?

The word "unhesitating" implies a prompt and confident action, without any doubts or hesitation. The antonyms for this word can include "hesitant," "indecisive," "doubtful," "tentative," "ambiguous," and "uncertain." These words indicate a lack of conviction or confidence in one's actions or thoughts. A hesitant person may pause before making a decision or second-guess themselves, whereas an unhesitating person acts on their beliefs swiftly and without hesitation. It is important to consider the context surrounding the use of these antonyms, as a certain level of hesitation may be expected or necessary in some situations.

What are the antonyms for Unhesitating?

Usage examples for Unhesitating

The banker knows how to say No. A man's credit and character are most important factors in business, and many a man without security has attained magnificent success through untiring energy, ability, character and courage enough to say No. In proportion as you grow strong and unhesitating in saying No, the temptations and opportunities to say Yes will lessen in number.
"Dollars and Sense"
Col. Wm. C. Hunter
Inherited opinions that had been accepted, as the rotation of the seasons, with unhesitating acquiescence, become an object of speculation and passionate questioning.
"George Eliot"
Mathilde Blind
She was quite fearless, laughing at his temper, his sarcasm, rebuking his selfishness and bad manners, avoiding his coarse and unhesitating love-making, and above all, trusting him in the oddest way as though, in spite of his faults, she placed all her reliance on him and knew that he would not fail her.
"The Dark Forest"
Hugh Walpole

Famous quotes with Unhesitating

  • My mother listened to all the news from the camp during the strike. She said little, especially when my father or the men who worked for him were about I remember her instinctive and unhesitating sympathy for the miners.
    Agnes Smedley
  • Aristotle... seems utterly destitute of any sense of the Ineffable. There is no quality more noticeable in him than his unhesitating confidence in the adequacy of the human mind to comprehend the universe... He never seems to be visited by misgivings as to the compass of human faculty, because his unhesitating mind is destitute of awe. He has no abiding consciousness of the fact deeply impressed on other minds, that the circle of the Knowable is extremely limited; and that beyond it lies a vast mystery... impenetrable. Hence the existence of Evil is no perplexity to his soul; it is accepted as a simple fact. Instead of being troubled by it, saddened by it, he quietly explains it as the consequence of Nature not having correctly written her meaning. This mystery which has darkened so many sensitive meditative minds with anguish he considered to be only bad orthography.
    Aristotle
  • Why, when no honest man will deny in private that every ultimate problem is wrapped in the profoundest mystery, do honest men proclaim in pulpits that unhesitating certainty is the duty of the most foolish and ignorant? Is it not a spectacle to make the angels laugh?
    Leslie Stephen

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