Hesitate V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Base Form, Past Simple, Past Participle Form of Hesitate

Hesitate V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 is one of the verbs that are used very commonly in English tests as well as in everyday communication. Also, because it’s an irregular verb, hesitate doesn’t follow the regular rule. The verb “hesitate” has five different forms: base form, past simple, past participle form, present perfect, and present perfect participle. So what is hesitate‘s past? How do conjugate verbs with hesitate verbs?

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Hesitate of Definition and Meaning

Hesitate is a verb that means to be hesitant or uncertain about something.

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Hesitate

Base Form (V1) hesitate
Past Form (V2) hesitated
Past Participle Form (V3) hesitated
s / es/ es (V4) hesitates
‘ing’ form (V5) hesitating

Hesitate of Past Simple V2

The verb Hesitate is also employed in its V2 form as “hesitated”’. It is used to indicate the past tense in sentences.

Hesitate of Past Participle V3

The V3 form is identical to the V2 form. The V3 form is “hesitated”. hesitated is used in the past or present perfect tense.

+ In the present perfect tense, the word hesitate is used ‘have +’hesitated ’ or ‘has +’hesitated.’ 

  • I, you, and we are used as ‘have + ‘hesitated‘ subjects. 
  • He, she, and it are used as ‘has +’hesitated‘ subjects. 

+ If you need to use the past perfect tense, use ‘had +’hesitated‘ regardless of the subject.

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Conjugation of Hesitate V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Conjugation table: Hesitate
Number Singular
Present Simple of hesitate I You She/He/It
hesitate hesitate hesitates
Plural
We You They
hesitate hesitate hesitate
Present Continuous of hesitate I You She/He/It
am hesitating are hesitating is hesitating
Plural
We You They
are hesitating are hesitating are hesitating
Present Perfect of hesitate I You She/He/It
have hesitated have hesitated has hesitated
Plural
We You They
have hesitated have hesitated have hesitated
Present Perfect Continuous of hesitate I You She/He/It
have been hesitating have been hesitating has been hesitating
Plural
We You They
have been hesitating have been hesitating have been hesitating
Past Simple of hesitate I You She/He/It
hesitated hesitated hesitated
Plural
We You They
hesitated hesitated hesitated
Past Continuous of hesitate I You She/He/It
was hesitating were hesitating was hesitating
Plural
We You They
were hesitating were hesitating were hesitating
Past Perfect of hesitate I You She/He/It
had hesitated had hesitated had hesitated
Plural
We You They
had hesitated had hesitated had hesitated
Past Perfect Continuous of hesitate I You She/He/It
had been hesitating had been hesitating had been hesitating
Plural
We You They
had been hesitating had been hesitating had been hesitating
Future Simple of hesitate I You She/He/It
will/shall hesitate will/shall hesitate will/shall hesitate
Plural
We You They
will/shall hesitate will/shall hesitate will/shall hesitate
Future Continuous of hesitate I You She/He/It
will/shall be hesitating will/shall be hesitating will/shall be hesitating
Plural
We You They
will/shall be hesitating will/shall be hesitating will/shall be hesitating
Future Perfect of hesitate I You She/He/It
will/shall have hesitated will/shall have hesitated will/shall have hesitated
Plural
We You They
will/shall have hesitated will/shall have hesitated will/shall have hesitated
Future Perfect Continuous of hesitate I You She/He/It
will/shall have been hesitating will/shall have been hesitating will/shall have been hesitating
Plural
We You They
will/shall have been hesitating will/shall have been hesitating will/shall have been hesitating
Conditional Present of hesitate I You She/He/It
would hesitate would hesitate would hesitate
Plural
We You They
would hesitate would hesitate would hesitate
Conditional Perfect of hesitate I You She/He/It
would have hesitated would have hesitated would have hesitated
Plural
We You They
would have hesitated would have hesitated would have hesitated
Conditional Present Continuous of hesitate I You She/He/It
would be hesitating would be hesitating would be hesitating
Plural
We You They
would be hesitating would be hesitating would be hesitating
Conditional Perfect Continuous of hesitate I You She/He/It
would have been hesitating would have been hesitating would have been hesitating
Plural
We You They
would have been hesitating would have been hesitating would have been hesitating
Present Subjunctive of hesitate I You She/He/It
hesitate hesitate hesitate
Plural
We You They
hesitate hesitate hesitate
Past Subjunctive of hesitate I You She/He/It
hesitated hesitated hesitated
Plural
We You They
hesitated hesitated hesitated
Past Perfect Subjunctive of hesitate I You She/He/It
had hesitated had hesitated had hesitated
Plural
We You They
had hesitated had hesitated had hesitated
Imperative of hesitate I You She/He/It
hesitate
Plural
We You They
Let’s hesitate hesitate

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Example Sentences with Hesitate V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

In this section, we will learn about hesitate sentence examples:

+ You need to stop hesitating.

+ If you hesitate, you will lose your last chance.

+ He hesitated and failed his performance.

+ All of them hesitated when the kid asked for help.

Synonym Words For Hesitate

Synonym of hesitate word list. Here are a variety of words whose meaning is nearly the synonym of hesitate:

  • waver
  • vacillate
  • dither
  • falter
  • delay
  • stall
  • fluctuate
  • teeter
  • haver
  • stagger

Opposite Words For Hesitate

The antonym of hesitate word list. Here are some words that have nearly the opposite meaning as hesitate:

  • expedite
  • advance
  • hasten
  • hurry
  • rush
  • forward
  • press
  • accelerate
  • facilitate

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Hesitate (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of hesitate?

The past tense of hesitate is hesitated. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of hesitate is hesitates. The present participle of hesitate is hesitating. The past participle of hesitate is hesitated.

Base Form (V1) hesitate
Past Form (V2) hesitated
Past Participle Form (V3) hesitated
s / es/ ies (V4) hesitates
‘ing’ form (V5) hesitating

What is the V2 and V3 form of hesitate?

+ The V2 and V3 form of hesitate  is “hesitated“.

What is the sentence of hesitate?

What is the past tense V2 of hesitate?

+ The past tense of hesitate is “hesitated“.

What is the past participle V3 of hesitate?

+ The past participle of hesitate is “hesitated“.

What is the present participle V5 of hesitate?

+ The present participle of hesitate is “hesitating“.

Conclusion

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