One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘I was rather dubious about the whole idea’
doubtful, uncertain, unsure, in doubt, hesitant
undecided, unsettled, unconfirmed, undetermined, indefinite, unresolved, up in the air
wavering, vacillating, irresolute, in a quandary, in a dilemma, on the horns of a dilemma
2‘a dubious businessman’
suspicious, suspect, under suspicion, untrustworthy, unreliable, undependable, questionable
informal shady, fishy, funny, not kosher
British informal dodgy
3‘she gave him a dubious reply’
equivocal, ambiguous, indeterminate, indefinite, unclear, vague, imprecise, hazy, puzzling, enigmatic, cryptic
open to question, debatable, questionable
decisive, clear, definite
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