- wavering or undecided in mind.
Origin of double-minded
First recorded in 1545–55
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Examples from the Web for double-minded
It is the double-minded who are strangers to true lasting joy and peace.Standards of Life and Service
T. H. Howard
Others, however, being either weak or double-minded, are successful.Red Rooney
James had spoken (1:8) of the double-minded man, unstable in all his ways.
“Double-minded creature that he is, wavering at every turn” (Moffatt).
Clement of Rome says: “Wretched are the double-minded, who doubt in their heart.”
- rare undecided; vacillating
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