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Meaning of QUESTIONABLE

Pronunciation:  'kweschunubul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  able to be refuted
  2. [adj]  subject to question; "questionable motives"; "a questionable reputation"; "a fire of questionable origin"
 

QUESTIONABLE is a 12 letter word that starts with Q.

 

 Synonyms: alleged(a), apocryphal, debatable, deniable, doubtful, dubious, dubitable, equivocal, fishy, funny, impugnable, in question(p), problematic, problematical, queer, refutable, self-styled, shady, so-called, soi-disant, supposed, suspect, suspicious
 
 Antonyms: unquestionable
 
 See Also: contestable

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ques"tion*a*ble\, a.
1. Admitting of being questioned; inviting, or seeming to
   invite, inquiry. [R.]

         Thou com'st in such a questionable shape That I will
         speak to thee.                        -- Shak.

2. Liable to question; subject to be doubted or called in
   question; problematical; doubtful; suspicious.

         It is questionable whether Galen ever saw the
         dissection of a human body.T.         -- Baker.

Syn: Disputable; debatable; uncertain; doubtful;
     problematical; suspicious.

 

 

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