Synonyms of dither in English:


See US English definition of dither

See UK English definition of dither

See Spanish definition of titubear


1‘they wasted several minutes while she dithered’

hesitate, falter, waver, teeter, vacillate, oscillate, fluctuate, change one's mind, be in two minds, be ambivalent, be indecisive, be unsure, be undecided
procrastinate, hang back, delay, stall, temporize, drag one's feet, dawdle, dally
British hum and haw, haver
Scottish swither
informal shilly-shally, dilly-dally, blow hot and cold, pussyfoot around, sit on the fence