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Definition of Reluctant


  1. Striving against; opposed in desire; unwilling; disinclined; loth.
  2. Proceeding from an unwilling mind; granted with reluctance; as, reluctant obedience.

Reluctant Quotations

It is not when truth is dirty, but when it is shallow, that the lover of knowledge is reluctant to step into its waters.
Friedrich Nietzsche

Motown was about music for all people - white and black, blue and green, cops and the robbers. I was reluctant to have our music alienate anyone.
Berry Gordy

One of the most memorable things I hear is when someone tells me that my books got a reluctant reader to read.
Suzanne Collins

You have spent many lives and much treasure to bring freedom to many lands that were reluctant to receive it. And here you have a people who won it by themselves and need only the help to preserve it.
Corazon Aquino

People are very reluctant to talk about their private lives but then you go to the internet and they're much more open.
Paulo Coelho
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Reluctant Translations

reluctant in German is widerwillig
reluctant in Spanish is renuente
reluctant in Swedish is motvillig
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