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1doubt/ˈdaʊt/verb
doubtsdoubteddoubting
1doubt
/ˈdaʊt/
verb
doubtsdoubteddoubting
Learner's definition of DOUBT  
[+ object]
: to be uncertain about (something): to believe that (something) may not be true or is unlikely
: to have no confidence in (someone or something)

— doubter

noun,pluraldoubters[count]
2doubt/ˈdaʊt/noun
pluraldoubts
2doubt
/ˈdaʊt/
noun
pluraldoubts
Learner's definition of DOUBT  
: a feeling of being uncertain or unsure about something
[noncount]
— often + about
[count]
— often + about

beyond doubt

◊ If something is beyond doubt, it is definitely true.

in doubt

: in a state of being uncertain or unsure

no doubt

: without doubt or with very little doubt— used when you are making a statement that you think is certainly or almost certainly true

no doubt about it

— used to stress that something is true

the benefit of the doubt

— see 1benefit

without (a) doubt

— used to stress that something is true
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