- doubting; doubtful.
- expressing doubt.
Origin of dubitative
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Examples from the Web for dubitative
“No,” said Tom, opening his pocketknife and holding it over the puff, with his head on one side in a dubitative manner.Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 7
Charles H. Sylvester
The particle ba, has not signification, but serves to point out the interrogative and dubitative sentences.English-Bisaya Grammar
His look, it seemed to Mainwaring, appeared to be dubitative as to how far he dared to be frank.Howard Pyle's Book of Pirates