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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adv. - In a doubtful manner; In a questionable manner.

Usage examples (30)
  • Adjective : a dubious reply. ,a dubious compliment; a dubious transaction. ,in dubious battle
  • "I guess so," agreed his chum, somewhat dubiously.
  • "But he hasn't warmed up," said Brennan dubiously.
  • He looked dubiously at the sagging ice-laden wires. for more
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