Significado de “doubtful” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "doubtful" - Diccionario Inglés

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doubtfuladjective

uk /ˈdaʊt.fəl/ us /ˈdaʊt.fəl/

B2 If you are doubtful about something, you are uncertain about it:

The teacher is doubtful about having parents working as classroom assistants.

B2 If a situation is doubtful, it is unlikely to happen or to be successful:

It is doubtful whether/if they ever reached the summit before they died.
It was doubtful that the money would ever be found again.

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doubtfully
adverb uk /ˈdaʊt.fəl.i/ us /ˈdaʊt.fəl.i/

"Are you telling me the truth?" he asked doubtfully.

(Definition of “doubtful” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "doubtful" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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doubtfuladjective

us /ˈdɑʊt·fəl/

uncertain or unlikely:

[ + (that) clause ] It was doubtful (that) the money would ever be found.
She gave me a long, doubtful look (= look full of doubt) and told me to wait.

(Definition of “doubtful” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "doubtful" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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doubtfuladjective

uk /ˈdaʊtfəl/ us ACCOUNTING

used to describe debts or accounts that are unlikely to be paid:

The Company has established an allowance for doubtful accounts based on the credit risk of specific customers and historical trends.
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(Definition of “doubtful” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)