English to English
1. Striving against; opposed in desire; unwilling; disinclined; loth.
2. unwillingness to do something contrary to your custom
a reluctant smile|loath to admit a mistake
3. disinclined to become involved
they were usually reluctant to socialize|reluctant to help
4. not eager
foreigners stubbornly reluctant to accept our ways|fresh from college and reluctant for the moment to marry him