lack conviction

lack conviction

adjective considering, have no opinion, have no view, hold no belief, lack assurance, lack belief, lack certainty, lack certitude, lack faith, lack of direccion, mulling it over, not convinced, not resolute, not sold on, pondering, unable to persuade, undecided
See also: misdoubt
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Although Glenn Carter gives a confident performance as Jesus, especially with the gripping song Gethsemane, which proves a breathtaking end to the first act, he never quite creates the aura you expect from the role, and his expressions during the crucifixion scene lack conviction.
Although Glenn Carter gives a confident performance as Jesus, he never quite creates the aura you expect from the role, and his expressions during the crucifixion scene lack conviction.
Soon though, the women begin to lack conviction in their murders.
Fatefully titled opener Waste Of Time musters up an Alicia Keys piano- based riff, but the former debutante's performances lack conviction in by-rote songs such as Back Packing and Make Up Sex.
He's often brushed off the ball and seems to lack conviction at crucial times in a match.
But we can honor their memories and the memories of all those who have fallen to terrorism by ensuring we do not lack conviction A' We will uphold the U.
Investors lack conviction to continue buying after the global equity markets completed a vigorous seven-day bounce.
Wolves seemed to lack conviction and confidence going forward and it needed a route one approach to get them back level.
While Rhodri Morgan does not appear to lack conviction, perhaps his experience of the early days of the Assembly and his conflicts with the London leadership have dented his confidence.
We were unlucky not to score, but we do lack conviction in front of goal.
The opening Allegro vivace and the final Allegro molto vivace were examples of virtuoso ensemble playing, though the slow movement seemed to lack conviction.
Astell uncovers tantalizing narrative correspondences, but ultimately her ingenious arguments lack conviction.