[ doo-bi-tuh-buhl, dyoo- ]
/ ˈdu bɪ tə bəl, ˈdyu- /
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open to doubt; doubtful; uncertain.
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Origin of dubitable
1615–25; <Latin dubitābilis, equivalent to dubitā(re) to doubt + -bilis-ble
OTHER WORDS FROM dubitabledu·bi·ta·bly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for dubitable
/ (ˈdjuːbɪtəbəl) /
open to doubt
Derived forms of dubitabledubitably, adverb
Word Origin for dubitable
C17: from Latin dubitāre to doubt
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