What does questionable mean?

Definitions for questionableˈkwɛs tʃə nə bəl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word questionable.

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

Wiktionary

  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

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of questionable in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of questionable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. James Thurber:

    She can't recuse herself [if she becomes president], whether it influences her decision making is questionable, but it is a legitimate thing to focus on by her political opposition.

  2. Judge Lee Yeakel:

    Kleinert's decision to go 'hands on' with Jackson, rather than letting Jackson flee, may in the minds of some make Kleinert's conduct questionable, however, questionable conduct or decision making is not before the court.

  3. Ham Yoon-keun:

    It is questionable whether there is sufficient evidence to prove that the president of a global company deliberately destroyed the machines where employees of the competing company were present, the truth will be revealed in the courts.

  4. William Shakespeare:

    Angels and ministers of grace defend us.Be thou a spirit of health, or goblin damned,Bring with thee airs from heaven, or blasts from hell,Be thy intents wicked, or charitable,Thou com'st in such a questionable shape,That I will speak to thee.

  5. Francis Quarles:

    Read not books alone, but men, and amongst them chiefly thyself. If thou find anything questionable there, use the commentary of a severe friend rather than the gloss of a sweet lipped flatterer; there is more profit in a distasteful truth than in deceitful sweetness.

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