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English definition of “dubious”

dubious

adjective
 
 
/ˈdjuːbiəs/
NOT TRUE thought not to be completely true, honest, or legal: dubious evidence a man with a dubious reputationDishonest
DOUBTING not certain that something is good or true: He's dubious about the benefits of acupuncture.UncertaintyHesitatingAchievableDoubt and ambivalenceHesitating
dubiously adverb
(Definition of dubious from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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