indubitate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin indubitatus, past participle of indubitare; prefix in- in + dubitare to doubt.

Verb[edit]

indubitate (third-person singular simple present indubitates, present participle indubitating, simple past and past participle indubitated)

  1. (obsolete) To bring into doubt; to cause to be doubted.
    • Sir Thomas Browne
      To conceal, or indubitate, his exigency.

Adjective[edit]

indubitate (comparative more indubitate, superlative most indubitate)

  1. Not questioned or doubtful; evident; certain.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Francis Bacon to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

indubitāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of indubitātus