second thoughts

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*second thoughts (about someone or something)

new doubts about someone or something. (*Typically: get ~; have ~; give someone ~.) I'm beginning to get second thoughts about Tom. You're giving me second thoughts about going there. I'm having second thoughts also.
See also: second, thought
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On the night Cody, 25, died, Graham told a friend that she meant to talk with him about "having second thoughts about having been married," according to an FBI report.
However, Uganda is a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council and voted in favor of the Iran sanctions in June, which may have given Islamic Republic second thoughts about the credit.
To be honest I did have second thoughts," said the 45-year-old, who has worked at North Queensland Cowboys and Canberra Raiders since leaving Wigan in 2006.
Amanda prepares to bid farewell, while Peter begins to have second thoughts about their relationship.
But at the point of contact, Alexa has second thoughts, and ends up saving the life of the multi-millionaire instead.
I don't know if he's having second thoughts and wants me back or if he's trying to make himself feel better by making sure I'm not devastated.
I don't have any second thoughts about my decision,'' Owens said.
As the action takes place in the weeks just after 9/11, we learn what happened to Eric and a variety of characters who play potential roommates and witness the perceptive low-key conversations Eric has with his best friend, Josie (Elizabeth Kapplow), who's starting to have second thoughts about bringing a child into this world.
It sounded like a good idea at the time, however mid-ride, racing down a narrow road at the edge of a high volcano I certainly had second thoughts.
Three rides in January, in some of the worst races that will be contested this year, against a not-to-be-repeated opportunity to appear on the same stage as other 2005 champions or their representatives: there should have been no second thoughts.
For two years, the pair bargained on and off but just couldn't seem to hash out a deal, mainly because the tenant, a major retailer represented by Zelnik, was having second thoughts regarding its expansion plans.
Sanctuary forces the Canadian government to at least have second thoughts about its actions, and because of this, should continue to be exercised by the church.
However, when the clerk pulled a real handgun, the robber bad second thoughts and opted instead to flee.
Yet even the narrator is having second thoughts by the film's end.