used in The Host
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in various senses, including:
- doubtful that something should be relied upon — as in "The argument relies on a dubious assumption."
- doubtful that something is morally proper — as in "The company is accused of using dubious sales practices to influence minors."
- bad or of questionable value — as in "The state has the dubious distinction of the highest taxes."
- doubtful or uncertain — as in "She is dubious about making the change."
- Ian scrutinized my face, his expression dubious.
Chapter 29 (11% in)
dubious = doubtful or suspicious
- Melanie's spike of panic had me dancing off the narrow lane and into the dubious cover of the barren brush.
Chapter 11 (55% in)
There are no more uses of "dubious" in The Host.