Dubiosity


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Du`bi`os´i`ty


n.1.The state of being doubtful; a doubtful statement or thing.
Men often swallow falsities for truths, dubiosities for certainties, possibilities for feasibilities.
- Sir T. Browne.
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"Nothing is known about his sexual life, if he had one at all." The same dubiosity about a sexually active Whitman is repeated ten pages later.
By Mistris Mary Frith." Berkenhead poked fun at the dubiosity of their divining professions, clinching his mordant satire with a bawdy double entendre on the book's key and on the impotence of Mary Frith to beget children though dressed as a man.