dubitable

adjective
du·​bi·​ta·​ble | \ ˈdü-bə-tə-bəl How to pronounce dubitable (audio) also ˈdyü- \

Definition of dubitable

: open to doubt or question

Examples of dubitable in a Sentence

some highly dubitable “evidence” that the stone tower was built by the Vikings
Recent Examples on the Web Besides gathering leads and resources, Twitter has also emerged as a platform where doctors are exposing the inefficiencies of India’s dubitable healthcare processes, and the lack of transparency around it. Ananya Bhattacharya, Quartz, 26 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of dubitable

circa 1616, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for dubitable

Latin dubitabilis, from dubitare to doubt — more at doubt entry 1

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The first known use of dubitable was circa 1616

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“Dubitable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dubitable. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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