doubted

daÊŠt n. misgiving, lack of certainty v. be uncertain, have misgivings

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Doubted — Doubt Doubt (dout), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Doubted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Doubting}.] [OE. duten, douten, OF. duter, doter, douter, F. douter, fr. L. dubitare; akin to dubius doubtful. See {Dubious}.] 1. To waver in opinion or judgment; to be in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • doubted — un·doubted; …   English syllables

  • doubted — doubtˈed adjective 1. Questioned 2. Feared, redoubted (Spenser) • • • Main Entry: ↑doubt …   Useful english dictionary

  • doubted him — disbelieved him, did not believe him, was suspicious of him …   English contemporary dictionary

  • did not take his word for it — doubted what he said, did not believe what he told him …   English contemporary dictionary

  • questioned his authority — doubted his power, defied him, challenged his authority …   English contemporary dictionary

  • in dispute — doubted or causing argument. Her ability to do the job is not in dispute …   New idioms dictionary

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  • doubt — [[t]da͟ʊt[/t]] ♦♦ doubts, doubting, doubted 1) N VAR: oft N about/as to n, N that If you have doubt or doubts about something, you feel uncertain about it and do not know whether it is true or possible. If you say you have no doubt about it, you… …   English dictionary

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