dubitare

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Latin dubitāre.[1].

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VerbEdit

dubitàre (first-person singular present dùbito, first-person singular past historic dubitài, past participle dubitàto, auxiliary avere) (intransitive)

  1. to doubt
  2. to fear, to suspect (with che + clause)
  3. to not trust, to be wary [+ di (object) = of]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “dubitare” in: Alberto Nocentini, Alessandro Parenti, “l'Etimologico — Vocabolario della lingua italiana”, Le Monnier, 2010, →ISBN

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dubitāre

  1. present active infinitive of dubitō
  2. second-person singular present passive imperative of dubitō
  3. second-person singular present passive indicative of dubitō: to doubt.
    Dubitando ad veritatem venimus(Through) doubting we come to the truth (Pierre Abélard, Sic et non).