verb (used without object)
Origin of reluct
Examples from the Web for reluct
He was by nature highly passionate, but more apt to reluct at the excesses of it.Devotions Upon Emergent Occasions|John Donne
Milton makes Adam reluct and wrangle, but it is easy to see he will succumb to his wife's persuasions.Flowers of Freethought|George W. Foote
The first glance made us reluct at encountering in the outset the writer's formidable-looking preface.