doubting

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Verb[edit]

doubting

  1. present participle of doubt

Noun[edit]

doubting (plural doubtings)

  1. A condition of doubt.
    • 1811, Walter Marshall, The Gospel-mystery of Sanctification Opened, page 156:
      A believer may be sometimes so overwhelmed with doubtings, that he may not be able to perceive an assurance in himself.
    • 1902, Thomas Hardy, In Tenebris I:
      Black is night's cope;
      But death will not appal
      One who, past doubtings all
      Waits in unhope.