- the quality of being dubious; doubtfulness
- pl. -·ties a doubtful thing
Origin of dubietyLate Latin dubietas
- The condition of being doubtful or uncertain. See Synonyms at uncertainty.
- A feeling or matter of doubt: “His feeling partook less of intuitional conviction than of strong suspicion clogged by strange dubieties” ( Herman Melville )
Origin of dubietyLate Latin dubietās from Latin dubius doubtful ; see dubious .