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Despite efforts to preserve privacy, there is substantial worry that Americans will be hesitant to use the apps.Apple and Google expand digital coronavirus contact-tracing tools to help speed adoption|dzanemorris|September 1, 2020|Fortune
“I don’t have much of a platform and was even hesitant to share it at first,” says Kel, who asked not to be identified with her surname to avoid trolls.The internet of protest is being built on single-page websites|Tanya Basu|August 27, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Even if an undecided person is not swayed by all of these arguments, just one is enough to make them hesitant, he says.Liberal, Educated … and Anti-Vaxxer: Pandemic Births New Vaccine Doubters|Charu Kasturi|August 25, 2020|Ozy
Online group chats are “replacing the bar or a party as a pick-up zone, and the emergence of online sex parties and mixers is allowing people to dip their toes into worlds they may have been hesitant to explore in the physical realm.”
After some teasing and talking, Mulvehill writes that she is “hesitant” but they start kissing.
But church authorities have traditionally been hesitant to discuss controversial parts of Mormon history.
He negotiates with a hesitant Hershel who allows everyone to remain on the farm.The Walking Dead’s Luke Skywalker: Rick Grimes Is the Perfect Modern-Day Mythical Hero|Regina Lizik|October 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dalia is hesitant to use the label of feminist (making her no different from scores of other progressive female musicians).The Sisterhood of Bulletproof Stockings: It’s Ladies’ Night for Hasidic Rockers|Emily Shire|September 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Those that are hesitant about Powell may point to her contentious “resignation” as the first female ambassador to India in March.
There was nothing unknowing or hesitant about her movements.The Story of Ab|Stanley Waterloo
Many of us belong to that school of thought which is hesitant about altering the fundamental law.State of the Union Addresses of Warren Harding|Warren Harding
There was a hesitant pause, and then she went on: "Do you know why I sent for you to come."The Price|Francis Lynde
Mryna was pawing through a footlocker looking for boots when she heard a hesitant step behind her.The Guardians|Irving Cox
She moved through the room looking, then putting out a slow, hesitant hand to touch very gently.The Fourth R|George Oliver Smith