- in·de·ci·sive·ly, adverb
- in·de·ci·sive·ness, noun
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How to use indecisive in a sentence
It’s cut down on my shopping for sure, and made it possible for me to be indecisive about what I wear without buying fast fashion—which, let’s be clear, is super fun but super terrible for the planet.Passive-aggressive gifts that are also good for the planet | Rachel Feltman | November 17, 2021 | Popular-Science
“Polls show close race for Virginia governor, with lots of voters up for grabs,” by Laura VozzellaAn indecisive summer in the year's most competitive race.The Trailer: Bring the troops home? Why the Afghanistan crisis isn’t reviving the GOP’s hawks. | David Weigel | August 24, 2021 | Washington Post
This can be particularly helpful to indecisive procrastinators, or “procs,” as Ferrari calls them.Why do we procrastinate, and how can we stop? Experts have answers. | Angela Haupt | July 9, 2021 | Washington Post
After years of criticism for being slow-footed and indecisive, Twitter has finally started to spread its wings, shipping a torrent of product changes this year.‘Playing to their strengths’: Twitter’s revved-up product focus piques publisher, advertiser interest | Max Willens | May 24, 2021 | Digiday
So, if you’re feeling indecisive about this all-important gear decision, just know that you’re not alone.Best snow pants to keep you cozy (and active) all winter long | PopSci Commerce Team | February 25, 2021 | Popular-Science
“We have a weak and indecisive president,” said Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC).
A speedster on the ski slopes, the racetrack and the highway, he could be slow and indecisive as a translator and elsewhere.Remembering Dmitri Nabokov, the Novelist’s Son and Literary Executor | Brian Boyd | May 10, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
“I used to always find myself on movies with these indecisive directors,” she says.'Prometheus' Interview: Charlize Theron’s Alien Fantasy | Ramin Setoodeh | April 20, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
He tells Lloyd Grove why he's thinking about taking on Obama and his indecisive foreign policy.
Sounding indecisive, Whitman hemmed and hawed about the different kinds of negative ads.
Kent could have sworn that there was an appeal in her eyes, and he stood for a moment, indecisive, Jandron's stare upon him.The Sargasso of Space | Edmond Hamilton
The morning after this indecisive battle the entire Russian army was far away.The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte | William Milligan Sloane
An indecisive action took place, the two fleets passing each other on opposite tacks and exchanging broadsides.
The fight was indecisive, but he arrived first at the Cape and prevented the projected attack.
An indecisive action took place in which, owing to baffling calms, only the British van was engaged.
British Dictionary definitions for indecisive
(of a person) vacillating; irresolute
not decisive or conclusive
- indecision or indecisiveness, noun
- indecisively, adverb
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