Definition of dubitative in English:

dubitative

adjective

formal
  • Expressing or inclined to doubt or hesitation.

Origin

Early 18th century: from French dubitatif, -ive or late Latin dubitativus, from dubitare ‘to doubt’.

Pronunciation

dubitative

/ˈd(j)ubəˌteɪdɪv//ˈd(y)o͞obəˌtādiv/