doubt [-s] n
ME < OFr dute, doubt.
- Uncertainty; fear; scruple; suspicion; hesitancy to believe; fluctuation of mind arising from lack of knowledge or proof; (see Genesis 37:33).
- Chance; possibility of disappointment; (see Deuteronomy 28:66).
doubt [-ed, -s] v
ME duten < L. dubitāre, waver in opinion, hesitate.
- Question; waver in belief; fluctuate in opinion; (see Matthew 21:21).
- Disbelieve; distrust; suspect; (see Matthew 28:17).
- Question; consider it improbable; do not expect.