dubitation

[ doo-bi-tey-shuh n, dyoo- ]
/ ˌdu bɪˈteɪ ʃən, ˌdyu- /

noun Archaic.

Origin of dubitation

1400–50; late Middle English (< Middle French, Old French) < Latin dubitātiōn- (stem of dubitātiō), equivalent to dubitāt(us), past participle of dubitāre (dubit- doubt + -ātus -ate1) + -iōn- -ion
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dubitation

/ (ˌdjuːbɪˈteɪʃən) /

noun

another word for doubt
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