questionable

[kwes-chuh-nuh-buhl]
adjective
1.
of doubtful propriety, honesty, morality, respectability, etc.: questionable activities; in questionable taste.
2.
open to question or dispute; doubtful or uncertain: a statement of questionable accuracy.
3.
open to question as to being of the nature or value suggested: a questionable privilege.

Origin:
1580–90; question + -able

questionableness, questionability, noun
questionably, adverb


2. debatable, disputable, controvertible, dubitable, dubious.


1. certain.
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questionable (ˈkwɛstʃənəbəl)
 
adj
1.  (esp of a person's morality or honesty) admitting of some doubt; dubious
2.  of disputable value or authority: a questionable text
 
'questionableness
 
n
 
questiona'bility
 
n
 
'questionably
 
adv

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Example sentences
The invention is of use to the inventor, of questionable help to any other.
Many experts have also become concerned about biofuels' questionable green
  credentials.
The reliability of the water-level sensors in these structures is also
  questionable.
Implants work sometime but they are questionable and a bit of a guess they are
  often mis located or too long.
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