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dubitable (adj.)

"liable to be doubted," 1620s, from French dubitable, from Latin dubitabilis "doubtful," from dubitare "hesitate, doubt" (see doubt (v.)). Related: Dubitably.

updated on October 12, 2018

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Definitions of dubitable from WordNet

dubitable (adj.)
open to doubt or suspicion; "it was more than dubitable whether the friend was as influential as she thought"- Karen Horney;
Synonyms: doubtful / dubious / in question
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