Doubtful and Wavering


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Doubtful adjective – Not feeling sure about the truth, wisdom, or trustworthiness of someone or something.
Usage example: he was doubtful about the decision to complete the project despite its mounting problems

Wavering is a synonym for doubtful in irresolute topic. In some cases you can use "Wavering" instead an adjective "Doubtful", when it comes to topics like unsure, not believing.
Nearby Words: doubt, doubtless, doubting, doubtfulness, doubted
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Wavering adjective – Uncertain in purpose or action.
Doubtful is a synonym for wavering. Sometimes you can use "Doubtful" instead an adjective "Wavering".
Nearby Words: waver, wavered
Synonyms for Wavering
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Wavering or Doubtful. 2016. Accessed December 12, 2019.

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