Definition Of doubt


a feeling of uncertainty or lack of conviction.

some doubt has been cast upon the authenticity of this account

fear; be afraid of.

I doubt not your contradictions

feel uncertain about.

I doubt my ability to do the job

Example Of doubt

  • Coupling feelings of doubt with low self-esteem leads to very dire consequences.

  • Discipline here reduces uncertainty, procrastination and doubt among suppliers.

  • Each relationship, until now, had doubt , anxiety, uncertainty, as their qualities.

  • Even the most assertive and level-headed woman may feel doubt or a certain lack of self-confidence.

  • For the record, he is an excellent teacher and we have never had any reason to doubt him.

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