I adjective cynical, disbelieving, disputable, distrustful, doubtful, dubious, hesitant, inconvincible, incredulous, indecisive, irresolute, jealous, leery, misbelieving, mistrustful, mistrusting, questioning, skeptical, suspicious, uncertain, unconvinced, undetermined, unresolved, unsure, vacillating, wary II index cynical, disputable, doubtful, hesitant, inconvincible, incredulous, irresolute, jealous, leery, skeptical, suspicious (distrustful), undecided

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  • doubting — doubting; un·doubting; …   English syllables

  • Doubting — Doubt ing, a. That is uncertain; that distrusts or hesitates; having doubts. {Doubt ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Doubting — Doubt Doubt (dout), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Doubted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Doubting}.] [OE. duten, douten, OF. duter, doter, douter, F. douter, fr. L. dubitare; akin to dubius doubtful. See {Dubious}.] 1. To waver in opinion or judgment; to be in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • doubting — doubt ► NOUN ▪ a feeling of uncertainty. ► VERB 1) feel uncertain about. 2) question the truth of. ● no doubt Cf. ↑no doubt DERIVATIVES doubter …   English terms dictionary

  • doubting — Synonyms and related words: Pyrrhonic, agnostic, ambiguous, capricious, chancy, changeable, dicey, distrustful, doubtful, dubious, equivocal, erratic, fickle, from Missouri, hesitant, hesitating, in doubt, incalculable, indecisive, indemonstrable …   Moby Thesaurus

  • doubting — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. questioning, dubious, skeptical; see doubtful 2 , suspicious 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Lacking trust or confidence: distrustful, leery, mistrustful, suspicious, untrusting. See TRUST …   English dictionary for students

  • doubting — doubt·ing || daÊŠtɪŋ adj. having doubts daÊŠt n. misgiving, lack of certainty v. be uncertain, have misgivings …   English contemporary dictionary

  • doubting — adjective marked by or given to doubt a skeptical attitude a skeptical listener • Syn: ↑questioning, ↑skeptical, ↑sceptical • Similar to: ↑distrustful …   Useful english dictionary

  • doubting thomas — A Doubting Thomas is someone who only believes what they see themselves, not what they are told …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • doubting Thomas — [n] skeptic disbeliever, doubter, questioner, unbeliever; concepts 361,423 …   New thesaurus

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