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used in The Fellowship of the Ring

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doubtful — such as:
  • uncertain that something can be relied upon
  • uncertain about the quality or wisdom of something
  • a relatively gentle way of saying that the quality of something described as good is in such doubt that it is considered bad
  • ...he still eyed Strider dubiously. 'How do we know you are the Strider that Gandalf speaks about?' he demanded.
    1.10 -- Book 1 Chapter 10 -- Strider (67% in)
dubiously = with suspicion
There are no more uses of "dubious" in The Fellowship of the Ring.

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