Word of the day

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dubious (adj) – 1. Fraught with uncertainty or doubt.
2. Arousing doubt; doubtful.
3. Of questionable character.

Source : The Free Dictionary

Etymology : 1540s, from Latin dubiosus “doubtful,” from dubium “doubt,” neuter of dubius “vacillating, moving two ways, fluctuating;” figuratively “wavering in opinion, doubting, doubtful,” from duo “two”, with a sense of “of two minds, undecided between two things.” Old English also used tweo “two” to mean “doubt.”

 

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