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The doubtfulness as to their adaptability to the representative form of government.

She was haunted by an uneasy sense of doubtfulness as to her social position.

There was incredulity in the question, but also there was a tinge of doubtfulness too.

His replies were oracular neither in brevity nor in doubtfulness of meaning.

Mr. Zwiebel looked at his wife with an elaborate assumption of doubtfulness.

He saw the look of doubtfulness beginning to show itself in her eyes.

Martin looked at him half in admiration and half in doubtfulness.

For this doubtfulness, since it takes away all pleasure, removes also the beauty.

I must not be understood as suggesting any doubtfulness in the State of North Carolina.

There need be no difficulty on the doubtfulness of such an early Canonization.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from doubt (n.) + -ful. Related: Doubtfully; doubtfulness.

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