Definitions for questionableˈkwɛs tʃə nə bəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ques•tion•a•bleˈkwɛs tʃə nə bəl(adj.)

  1. of doubtful propriety, honesty, morality, etc.:

    questionable activities.

  2. open to question; uncertain:

    questionable accuracy.

  3. open to question as to being of the nature or value suggested:

    a questionable privilege.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. questionable(adj)

    subject to question

    "questionable motives"; "a questionable reputation"; "a fire of questionable origin"

  2. questionable, refutable, confutable, confutative(adj)

    able to be refuted

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. questionable(adjective)ˈkwɛs tʃə nə bəl

    doubted or disagreed with

    programs which are of questionable value

  2. questionableˈkwɛs tʃə nə bəl

    likely to be inappropriate, immoral, or illegal

    questionable practices; questionably legal; to behave questionably


  1. questionable(Adjective)

    Problematic; open to doubt or challenge

    It is questionable if the universe is open or closed.

  2. questionable(Adjective)

    Of dubious respectability or morality

    Tiffiny's behavior is highly questionable.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Questionable(adj)

    admitting of being questioned; inviting, or seeming to invite, inquiry

  2. Questionable(adj)

    liable to question; subject to be doubted or called in question; problematical; doubtful; suspicious

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doubtful; uncertain.

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