Engelsk ordbog



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Engelsk tillægsord: dubious

1. dubious fraught with uncertainty or doubt


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey were doubtful that the cord would hold.
It was doubtful whether she would be admitted.
Dubious about agreeing to go.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)doubtful


Termer med lignende betydningincertain, uncertain, unsure


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)sure, certain

2. dubious open to doubt or suspicion


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe candidate's doubtful past.
He has a dubious record indeed.
What one found uncertain the other found dubious or downright false.
It was more than dubitable whether the friend was as influential as she thought.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)doubtful, dubitable, in question


Termer med lignende betydningquestionable


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)unquestionable

3. dubious not convinced


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey admitted the force of my argument but remained dubious.


Termer med lignende betydningunconvinced


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)convinced









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