dubiety dubiety

Definition(s):

  • (n) the state of being unsure of something

Usage(s):

  1. Richards shot through Fischer, 6-2, 6-2, 6-2, with a brilliancy that robbed their match of all dubiety.
  2. He later switches to jogging, a decision of grave dubiety.
  3. There were suspicions, of course, that Dirksen's dubiety did not wholly reflect constitutional qualms.

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  • "He did this in a modern, twentieth-century way, tentatively, probingly, with self-humor and a large measure of dubiety, but not outright rejection. He kept the lines open," writes Eugenides.
    on Jan 2, 2009 By: Jeffrey Eugenides Source: Los Angeles Times

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