gimpy, gritty, decide, broken, spunky, game, gamey, lame, unfit, pendulous, vacillatory, doubtful, spirited, irresolute, indecisive, crippled, timid, mettlesome, slow, hesitant, shilly-shally, tentative, vacillant, uncertain, feeble, halt, gamy
ceasing (part of speech: verb)
hesitating (part of speech: verb)
stopping (part of speech: verb)
ending (part of speech: verb)
- Halting for an instant, he strained his eyes to see if he were mistaken, or was there no light in the window, no sign that Ethie was there. - "Ethelyn's Mistake", Mary Jane Holmes.
- Halting there, he looked about him slowly with his deep- set eyes, turning as he looked, till at length his glance fell upon the King. - "Child of Storm", H. Rider Haggard.
- Nello happened to get hold of a man who could speak a little French, in a halting, but intelligent way. - "The Intriguers", William Le Queux.