irresolutely

All Adverb
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  • He looked at me irresolutely for a moment, and then he left the house. Cited from The Captain of the Polestar, by A. Conan Doyle #5
  • He stood looking first at the door and then back again at the bed, irresolutely. Cited from The Mayor of Warwick, by Herbert M. Hopkins
  • He passed it irresolutely once, unable to make up his mind to enter and face them. Cited from The Long Night, by Stanley Weyman
  • We remained standing irresolutely for a while and then sat down on the grass one after another. Cited from Combed Out, by Fritz August Voigt [AKA: F.A.V.]
  • He walked irresolutely back and forth and his eye fell upon the register again. Cited from The Hosts of the Air, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • Kate came over and looked at one piece of music after another irresolutely. Cited from The Mettle of the Pasture, by James Lane Allen
  • I waited irresolutely -- I knew neither where to go nor what to do next. Cited from The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins
  • With his hands pressed irresolutely over hers, he looked down into her face. Cited from The Masquerader, by Katherine Cecil Thurston
  • When nearly at their cottage, he turned about irresolutely and met them. Cited from Pirate Gold, by Frederic Jesup Stimson
  • She settled upon the arm of the chair irresolutely, thinking that she had no wish to go home. Cited from Night and Day, by Virginia Woolf
  • She went and took it up to destroy it, but laid it down again irresolutely. Cited from A Canadian Heroine, Vol. 3, by Mrs. Harry Coghill
  • I open the door irresolutely and go into the church. Cited from The Cook's Wedding and Other Stories, by Anton Chekhov
  • Then she looked up irresolutely with tears in her eyes. Cited from The Buccaneer Farmer, by Harold Bindloss
  • He saw her pause irresolutely at the door and look towards him; and he saw no more. Cited from Dombey and Son, by Charles Dickens
  • Ronnie met his eyes irresolutely for a moment, then looked away towards Hope. Cited from Rosa Mundi and Other Stories, by Ethel M. Dell
  • Here he paused irresolutely, it was as if the force of his purpose had already spent itself. Cited from The Prodigal Judge, by Vaughan Kester
  • He takes up his hat suddenly and goes towards the door; stops irresolutely and comes back. Cited from First Plays, by A. A. Milne
  • He looked at her irresolutely; then with an effort he turned to his statue and fell to work. Cited from The History of David Grieve, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • He stood a second irresolutely and then turned back. Cited from The Happy Family, by Bertha Muzzy Bower
  • I stray about the garden, irresolutely, like an animal that has lost its master. Cited from Venus in Furs, by Leopold von Sacher-Masoch
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Meaning of irresolutely

  • adverb Lacking determination or decisiveness