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He had a dubious reputation in the business.
The story seemed a bit dubious to me.
I'm very dubious about his ability to do the job.
We were dubious about signing the deal.
I had the dubious pleasure of meeting him last night.
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a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video
not skilful or sensitive
a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …
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Definition of dubious from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.