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pussyfoot

puss·y·foot

pussyfoot

 
pronunciation:
pU si fUt
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, noun
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: pussyfooted, pussyfooting, pussyfoots
definition 1: to move softly and furtively, as a cat.
definition 2: to act indecisively or overcautiously.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: someone who moves softly and furtively.