Definition of dubitation in English:

dubitation

noun

formal
  • Doubt or hesitation.

    ‘a judgment fenced around with proper scholarly dubitation’

Origin

Late Middle English: from Latin dubitatio(n-), from dubitare ‘to doubt’.

Pronunciation

dubitation

/ˌd(y)o͞obəˈtāSH(ə)n//ˌd(j)ubəˈteɪʃ(ə)n/