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Example Sentences for "reluctant"

I am reluctant to tell him the truth because I know he'll get angryShe has been reluctant to get into a relationship with a guy ever since her last boyfriend dumped her.

I am reluctant to tell him the truth because I know he'll get angry.

It is with great reluctance that I announce today my intention to leave this company for a job at a firm in Ontario.

The child reluctantly gave the toys back to his friend when it was time to go home.

Marcia's parents were reluctant to let her go downtown alone at night.

Our apartment is really too small now that we have a baby, but we are reluctant to give it up because the rent is so good.

In the past, many companies were reluctant to hire women professionals because they feared the women would quit when they got married.

Someone once said that even the easiest thing becomes difficult if done reluctantly.

Albert Einstein was reluctant to sign autographs, and charged people a dollar before signing anything, but then gave the money to charity.

I understand your reluctance at hiring someone with very little experience, but I assure you that my education and work ethic will more than make up for it.

Someone once joked, What is it about a fire that makes it so eager to start in a forest, and so reluctant to start in a fireplace?

The crew of the ship The Bounty lived among the Tahitian people for five months in 1788, and it was with great reluctance that they set sail for Jamaica at the end of their stay on the island.

In 1771, Spain reluctantly agreed that the Falkland Islands, off the coast of South America, were British territory.

Many farmers in the African nation of Angola are reluctant to return to their fields because of the many landmines which remain from the country's civil war.

Find someone who is reluctant to speak English in front of a group.


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