noun[mass noun] • formal
- The state or quality of being doubtful; uncertainty: his enemies made much of the dubiety of his paternityMore example sentences
- But as for the Mirror, there's no such dubiety.
- Therefore, in order to relieve his frustrations, the official may look to get his own back by only ruling in favour of this player when there is absolutely no dubiety about a challenge or incident involving this problematic performer.
- This has opened up an area of great dubiety which deserves more definitive answers.
mid 18th century: from late Latin dubietas, from Latin dubium 'a doubt'.