Learn how to conjugate the irregular English verb hesitate with the below conjugation table. To listen to the audio pronunciation for each conjugation, simply click on the speaker icon next to the conjugated tense. To practice and test yourself on the English verb hesitate, first add it to your verb list by clicking on the Add to My Verbs button above.

Indicative

Present simple

  • I hesitate
  • you hesitate
  • he hesitates
  • we hesitate
  • you hesitate
  • they hesitate

Past simple

  • I hesitated
  • you hesitated
  • he hesitated
  • we hesitated
  • you hesitated
  • they hesitated

Future

  • I will hesitate
  • you will hesitate
  • he will hesitate
  • we will hesitate
  • you will hesitate
  • they will hesitate

Present continuous

  • I am hesitating
  • you are hesitating
  • he is hesitating
  • we are hesitating
  • you are hesitating
  • they are hesitating

Past continuous

  • I was hesitating
  • you were hesitating
  • he was hesitating
  • we were hesitating
  • you were hesitating
  • they were hesitating

Future continuous

  • I will be hesitating
  • you will be hesitating
  • he will be hesitating
  • we will be hesitating
  • you will be hesitating
  • they will be hesitating

Present perfect

  • I have hesitated
  • you have hesitated
  • he has hesitated
  • we have hesitated
  • you have hesitated
  • they have hesitated

Pluperfect

  • I had hesitated
  • you had hesitated
  • he had hesitated
  • we had hesitated
  • you had hesitated
  • they had hesitated

Future perfect

  • I will have hesitated
  • you will have hesitated
  • he will have hesitated
  • we will have hesitated
  • you will have hesitated
  • they will have hesitated

Present perfect continuous

  • I have been hesitating
  • you have been hesitating
  • he has been hesitating
  • we have been hesitating
  • you have been hesitating
  • they have been hesitating

Pluperfect continuous

  • I had been hesitating
  • you had been hesitating
  • he had been hesitating
  • we had been hesitating
  • you had been hesitating
  • they had been hesitating

Future perfect continuous

  • I will have been hesitating
  • you will have been hesitating
  • he will have been hesitating
  • we will have been hesitating
  • you will have been hesitating
  • they will have been hesitating

Subjunctive

  • I would hesitate
  • you would hesitate
  • he would hesitate
  • we would hesitate
  • you would hesitate
  • they would hesitate

  • I would be hesitating
  • you would be hesitating
  • he would be hesitating
  • we would be hesitating
  • you would be hesitating
  • they would be hesitating

  • I would have hesitated
  • you would have hesitated
  • he would have hesitated
  • we would have hesitated
  • you would have hesitated
  • they would have hesitated

  • I would have been hesitating
  • you would have been hesitating
  • he would have been hesitating
  • we would have been hesitating
  • you would have been hesitating
  • they would have been hesitating

Imperative

Affirmative

  • (you) hesitate
  • (we) Let's hesitate
  • (you) hesitate

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