in doubt

Definition of in doubt

  1. :  in a state of being uncertain or unsure The outcome was in doubt until the final seconds of the game. The future of the company remains very much in doubt. When/if in doubt, please contact us with your questions.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  fear

    :  suspect

    :  to call into question the truth of :  to be uncertain or in doubt about

  1. :  uncertainty of belief or opinion that often interferes with decision-making

    :  a deliberate suspension of judgment

    :  a state of affairs giving rise to uncertainty, hesitation, or suspense

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to cast off or become cast off

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