What does reluctantly mean?

Definitions for reluctantly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reluctantly(adverb)

    with reluctance


  1. reluctantly(Adverb)

    In a reluctant or hesitant manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reluctantly(adverb)

    in a reluctant manner

How to pronounce reluctantly?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say reluctantly in sign language?

  1. reluctantly


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reluctantly in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reluctantly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of reluctantly in a Sentence

  1. Robert Redford:

    Leaders on both sides lack the fundamental courage to cross political aisles on behalf of what is good for the American people, were at a point in time where I reluctantly believe that we have much to lose -- it is a critical and unforgiving moment.

  2. Holly Grimet:

    I didnt want to throw a birthday party because there are so many expectations as a mom to have everything perfect and spend so much money, and celebrating the child gets lost in everything, i reluctantly gave in and threw a last-minute party, and I was given a life lesson.

  3. Kim Schrier:

    I think a lot of them voted somewhat reluctantly for Our President and would like to see some brakes on the rhetoric.

  4. Akira Nishino:

    We do not want to play reluctantly. We want to play proactively and take the initiative, we do have the skills to hold the ball, and we'd like our players to feel confident and focus on attacking.

  5. Vega Blossom:

    I looked the pair straight in the eye and asked, ‘ Could you please open the door for me ? My hands are a bit full, reluctantly, one woman held the door open before following me outside. I think, if you have nothing nice to say, don’t say anything at all.

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