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Definition 1: uncertainty about the truth or factuality or existence of something - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where doubtfulness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the dubiousness of his claim
  • there is no question about the validity of the enterprise

Synonyms for doubtfulness in the sense of this definition

(doubtfulness is a kind of ...) being unsettled or in doubt or dependent on chance

"the uncertainty of the outcome" "the precariousness of his income"

Definition 2: the state of being unsure of something - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for doubtfulness in the sense of this definition

(doubtfulness is a kind of ...) the state of a person's cognitive processes

(... is a kind of doubtfulness ) an unstated doubt that prevents you from accepting something wholeheartedly

(... is a kind of doubtfulness ) doubt about someone's honesty

(... is a kind of doubtfulness ) doubt about the truth of something

(... is a kind of doubtfulness ) doubt concerning two or more possible alternatives or courses of action

"his indecision was only momentary but the opportunity was lost"

(... is a kind of doubtfulness ) doubt or uncertainty as to whether something is the case

"this proves beyond peradventure that he is innocent"

(... is a kind of doubtfulness ) an uncertain cognitive state

"the matter remained in suspense for several years"

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