Antonyms of adj hell-bent

1 sense of hell-bent

Sense 1
hell-bent -- (recklessly determined; "hell-bent on winning")

INDIRECT (VIA resolute) -> irresolute -- (uncertain how to act or proceed; "the committee was timid and mediocre and irresolute")

Similarity of adj hell-bent

1 sense of hell-bent

Sense 1
hell-bent -- (recklessly determined; "hell-bent on winning")
       => resolute (vs. irresolute) -- (firm in purpose or belief; characterized by firmness and determination; "stood resolute against the enemy"; "faced with a resolute opposition"; "a resolute and unshakeable faith")

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