Definition of dubitative in English:

dubitative

Syllabification: du·bi·ta·tive
Pronunciation: /ˈd(y)o͞obiˌtātiv
 
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adjective

formal
  • Expressing or inclined to doubt or hesitation.

Origin

early 18th century: from French dubitatif, -ive or late Latin dubitativus, from dubitare 'to doubt'.

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