dubitation

noun
du·​bi·​ta·​tion | \ ˌd(y)ü-bə-ˈtā-shən How to pronounce dubitation (audio) \

Definition of dubitation

archaic
: doubt

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Examples of dubitation in a Sentence

with considerable dubitation we listened to his tall tales of adventure

First Known Use of dubitation

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Dubitation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dubitation. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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