Doubting
Doubting Doubt"ing, a. That is uncertain; that distrusts or hesitates; having doubts. -- {Doubt"ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • doubting — doubting; un·doubting; …   English syllables

  • doubting — I adjective cynical, disbelieving, disputable, distrustful, doubtful, dubious, hesitant, inconvincible, incredulous, indecisive, irresolute, jealous, leery, misbelieving, mistrustful, mistrusting, questioning, skeptical, suspicious, uncertain,… …   Law dictionary

  • Doubting — Doubt Doubt (dout), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Doubted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Doubting}.] [OE. duten, douten, OF. duter, doter, douter, F. douter, fr. L. dubitare; akin to dubius doubtful. See {Dubious}.] 1. To waver in opinion or judgment; to be in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • doubting — doubt ► NOUN ▪ a feeling of uncertainty. ► VERB 1) feel uncertain about. 2) question the truth of. ● no doubt Cf. ↑no doubt DERIVATIVES doubter …   English terms dictionary

  • doubting — Synonyms and related words: Pyrrhonic, agnostic, ambiguous, capricious, chancy, changeable, dicey, distrustful, doubtful, dubious, equivocal, erratic, fickle, from Missouri, hesitant, hesitating, in doubt, incalculable, indecisive, indemonstrable …   Moby Thesaurus

  • doubting — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. questioning, dubious, skeptical; see doubtful 2 , suspicious 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Lacking trust or confidence: distrustful, leery, mistrustful, suspicious, untrusting. See TRUST …   English dictionary for students

  • doubting — doubt·ing || daÊŠtɪŋ adj. having doubts daÊŠt n. misgiving, lack of certainty v. be uncertain, have misgivings …   English contemporary dictionary

  • doubting — adjective marked by or given to doubt a skeptical attitude a skeptical listener • Syn: ↑questioning, ↑skeptical, ↑sceptical • Similar to: ↑distrustful …   Useful english dictionary

  • doubting thomas — A Doubting Thomas is someone who only believes what they see themselves, not what they are told …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • doubting Thomas — [n] skeptic disbeliever, doubter, questioner, unbeliever; concepts 361,423 …   New thesaurus

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