adverb see dubious

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  • Dubiously — Du bi*ous*ly, adv. In a dubious manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dubiously — adv. Dubiously is used with these verbs: ↑look …   Collocations dictionary

  • dubiously — dubious ► ADJECTIVE 1) hesitating or doubting. 2) not to be relied upon. 3) of questionable value; suspect. DERIVATIVES dubiously adverb dubiousness noun. ORIGIN Latin dubiosus, from dubium a doubt …   English terms dictionary

  • dubiously — See dubious. * * * …   Universalium

  • dubiously — adverb a) in a dubious manner b) accompanied by doubt …   Wiktionary

  • dubiously — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. doubtfully, doubtingly, indecisively; see suspiciously . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adverb With skepticism: askance, doubtfully, ques tioningly, skeptically. Idiom: with a grain of salt. See BELIEF …   English dictionary for students

  • dubiously — adv. doubtfully, uncertainly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dubiously — du·bi·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • dubiously — See: dubious …   English dictionary

  • dubiously — adverb 1. in a questionable and dubious manner these were estates his father questionably acquired • Syn: ↑questionably • Derived from adjective: ↑dubious, ↑questionable (for: ↑questionably) …   Useful english dictionary

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