Definition of addubito
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LNS
addubitō, addubitāre, addubitāvī, addubitātus
ad, dubito
verb (1st conjugation)
  1. to incline to doubt, to begin to doubt
  2. To be in doubt, to doubt
  3. num, an
  4. to leave it undecided
  5. to be doubtful of a thing, to call in question
  6. to hesitate
Abbreviations
ad-dubito, āvi, ātum, 1, v. n. and a., pr., to incline to doubt, to begin to doubt (in Cic. several times, but never in his orations). To be in doubt, to doubt; constr. With de or in aliqua re: de quo Panaetium addubitare dicebant, Cic. N. D. 2, 46, 118: de legatis paululum addubitatum est, Liv. 2, 4: in his addubitare turpissimum est, Cic. Off. 3, 4, 18.

— With pron., or num, an, etc.: ut addubitet, quid potius dicat, Cic. Or. 40: addubitavi, num a Volumnio senatore esset, id. Fam. 7, 32: an hoc inhonestum necne sit, addubites, Hor. S. 1, 4, 124; so Liv. 8, 10; cf. Drak. ad Liv. 2, 4, 7: illud addubitat, utrum, etc., Nep. Con. 5, 4 (acc. to Br. ad h. l.: to leave it undecided; cf. with dubitare, Cic. N. D. 1, 1).

— With acc., to be doubtful of a thing, to call in question: si plus adipiscare, re explicata, boni, quam addubitata mali, Cic. Off. 1, 24, 83; so id. Div. 1, 47, 105.

— With inf., to hesitate: aptare lacertos addubitat, Sil. 14, 358.

—(ε) Absol.: eos ipsos addubitare coget doctissimorum hominum tanta dissentio, Cic. N. D. 1, 6, 14; Liv. 10, 19, 13; Plin. Ep. 2, 19, 1.
 
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