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Noun: hesitancy  he-zi-t(u)n(t)-see
  1. A feeling of diffidence and indecision about doing something
    - hesitance
  2. A certain degree of unwillingness
    "his hesitancy revealed his basic indisposition";
    - reluctance, hesitation, disinclination, indisposition

Derived forms: hesitancies

Type of: diffidence, involuntariness, self-distrust, self-doubt, unwillingness