dubiousness

  • 1 Dubiousness — Du bi*ous*ness, n. State of being dubious. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 dubiousness — index ambiguity, confusion (ambiguity), doubt (suspicion), incertitude, incredulity, indecision, qu …

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  • 3 dubiousness — dubious ► ADJECTIVE 1) hesitating or doubting. 2) not to be relied upon. 3) of questionable value; suspect. DERIVATIVES dubiously adverb dubiousness noun. ORIGIN Latin dubiosus, from dubium a doubt …

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  • 4 dubiousness — noun 1. the state of being unsure of something • Syn: ↑doubt, ↑uncertainty, ↑incertitude, ↑dubiety, ↑doubtfulness • Ant: ↑certainty (for: ↑ …

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  • 5 dubiousness — noun see dubious …

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  • 6 dubiousness — See dubiously. * * * …

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  • 7 dubiousness — noun The state of being dubious …

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  • 8 dubiousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A lack of conviction or certainty: doubt, doubtfulness, dubiety, incertitude, mistrust, question, skepticism, suspicion, uncertainty, wonder. See CERTAIN …

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  • 9 dubiousness — du·bi·ous·ness || duːbɪəsnɪs / djuː n. doubt, uncertainty, misgiving, hesitation …

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  • 10 dubiousness — du·bi·ous·ness …

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  • 11 dubiousness — See: dubious …

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  • 12 lack of dubiousness — index credulity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 13 doubtfulness — noun 1. the state of being unsure of something • Syn: ↑doubt, ↑uncertainty, ↑incertitude, ↑dubiety, ↑dubiousness • Ant: ↑certainty (for: ↑ …

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  • 14 doubt — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Indecision Nouns 1. doubt, dubiousness, dubiety; unbelief, skepticism, pyrrhonism, disbelief; agnosticism, irreligion; incredulity, discredit; credibility gap, image spill. See improbability, dejection.… …

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  • 15 suspicion — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. mistrust, distrust, apprehension; doubt, misgiving, jealousy; supposition, inkling, intimation, hint; trace, touch, shade, modicum. See littleness, fear, feeling. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. misgiving,… …

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  • 16 skepticism — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. suspicion, uncertainty, dubiousness; see doubt 2 , sarcasm . See Synonym Study at uncertainty . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. doubt, questioning, cynicism, disbelief, scoffing, distrust, mistrust, leeriness, suspicion,… …

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  • 17 uncertainty — n. 1. Doubt, dubiousness, incertitude, doubtfulness, ambiguity, obscurity, vagueness. 2. Contingency. 3. Doubtfulness, dubiousness, doubt. 4. Irregularity, variableness, changeableness, capriciousness …

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  • 18 dubious — adjective Etymology: Latin dubius, from dubare to vacillate; akin to Latin duo two more at two Date: 1548 1. giving rise to uncertainty: as a. of doubtful promise or outcome < a dubious plan > b …

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  • 19 Willard Van Orman Quine — Unreferenced|date=August 2007 Infobox Philosopher region = Western Philosophy era = 20th century philosophy color = #B0C4DE image caption = Willard Van Orman Quine name = Willard Van Orman Quine birth = birth date|mf=yes|1908|6|25 death = death… …

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  • 20 John Wain — (baptised John Barrington Wain, March 14, 1925 – May 24, 1994) was an English poet, novelist, and critic, associated with the literary group The Movement. For most of his life, Wain worked as a freelance journalist and author, writing and… …

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