DOUBT in a Sentence

Learn DOUBT from example sentences, some of them are from classic books. The app collects 40,000 words and 300,000 sentences. Input your word, you get not only its meaning and example, but also some sentences' contexts in classic literature.

 Input your word:
Want to search a word in classic works? Search Classic Quotes
 Meanings and Examples of DOUBT
Definition Example Sentence Classic Sentence
Definitions:     Search Merriam-Webster
doubt
 n.  not being certain about something, especially about how good or true it is
Example Sentence: (105 in 8 pages)
1  Her record of dismissals casts doubt on her ability to hold down a job.
2  The evidence can not admit of doubt.
3  We will, no doubt, discuss these issues again at the next meeting.
4  Their approach is to whittle away at the evidence to show reasonable doubt.
5  It was basically a selfish act, though no doubt a sophist would argue that it was done for the general good.
6  Some journalists have cast doubt on the authenticity of the official version of events.
7  If you are in any doubt as to whether you should be doing these exercises, consult your doctor.
8  There's no doubt we will win.
9  I don't doubt her sincerity, but I think she's got her facts wrong.
10  The referee gave him the benefit of the doubt.
11  I won't make up my mind about people; I'm always trying to give them the benefit of the doubt.
12  Oh yeah, I was blocking; no doubt about it.
13  The prosecution has to prove beyond reasonable doubt that he is guilty of murder.
14  Our study demonstrates beyond doubt that the play was written by Shakespeare.
15  The police established his guilt beyond all doubt.
Classic Sentence: (210 in 15 pages)
1  "No doubt you think that you are complimenting me in comparing me to Dupin," he observed.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In PART I: CHAPTER II. THE SCIENCE OF DEDUCTION
2  Still I had had such extraordinary evidence of the quickness of his perceptive faculties, that I had no doubt that he could see a great deal which was hidden from me.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In PART I: CHAPTER III. THE LAURISTON GARDEN MYSTERY
3  There could be no doubt that that circlet of plain gold had once adorned the finger of a bride.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In PART I: CHAPTER III. THE LAURISTON GARDEN MYSTERY
4  Ah, that was a more daring shot, though I have no doubt that I was right.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In PART I: CHAPTER IV. WHAT JOHN RANCE HAD TO TELL
5  He was talking all the while, and working himself up, no doubt, into a fury.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In PART I: CHAPTER IV. WHAT JOHN RANCE HAD TO TELL
6  I remembered how he had sniffed his lips, and had no doubt that he had detected something which had given rise to the idea.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In PART I: CHAPTER V. OUR ADVERTISEMENT BRINGS A VISITOR
7  He saw that he was followed, no doubt, and used this means of giving me the slip.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In PART I: CHAPTER V. OUR ADVERTISEMENT BRINGS A VISITOR
8  The Socialists had many branches in America, and the deceased had, no doubt, infringed their unwritten laws, and been tracked down by them.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In PART I: CHAPTER VI. TOBIAS GREGSON SHOWS WHAT HE CAN DO
9  The Daily News observed that there was no doubt as to the crime being a political one.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In PART I: CHAPTER VI. TOBIAS GREGSON SHOWS WHAT HE CAN DO
10  'No doubt you are the gentleman whom he was expecting, they said.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In PART I: CHAPTER VII. LIGHT IN THE DARKNESS
11  "Not a doubt of that," said Holmes heartily.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In PART II: CHAPTER VI. A CONTINUATION OF THE REMINISCENCES OF JOHN W...
12  No doubt it appeared to you to be a mere trampled line of slush, but to my trained eyes every mark upon its surface had a meaning.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In PART II: CHAPTER VII. THE CONCLUSION
13  By the time he had finished speaking, there was no doubt as to which way the vote would go.
Animal Farm By George Orwell
Get Context   In Chapter V
14  As for the lemonade, she assumed, without a flicker of doubt, that Jane the kitchenmaid would follow after.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf
Get Context   In Unit 2
15  But somewhere, this cloud, this crust, this doubt, this dust--She waited for a rhyme, it failed her; but somewhere surely one sun would shine and all, without a doubt, would be clear.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf
Get Context   In Unit 4