in dubitable

indubitable

[in-doo-bi-tuh-buhl, -dyoo-]
adjective
that cannot be doubted; patently evident or certain; unquestionable.

Origin:
1615–25; < Latin indubitābilis. See in-3, dubitable

indubitability, indubitableness, noun
indubitably, adverb
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indubitable (ɪnˈdjuːbɪtəbəl)
 
adj
incapable of being doubted; unquestionable
 
[C18: from Latin indubitābilis, from in-1 + dubitāre to doubt]
 
indubita'bility
 
n
 
in'dubitableness
 
n

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indubitable
1625, from L. indubitabilis "that cannot be doubted," from in- "not" + dubitabilis "doubtful," from dubitare "hesitate, doubt" (see doubt).
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