QUESTIONABLE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of questionable
Definition:
a. subject to question; admitting of being questioned; inviting, or seeming to invite, inquiry
Example:
International Development Agency awards funding after a series of what they call questionable decisions.
Sentence in Classic:
And yet there was but one woman to him, and that woman was the late Irene Adler, of dubious and questionable memory.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Frank had hoped she was only teasing or playing a joke on him, a joke of questionable taste, but he soon found she meant what she said.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
So far as institution and formation with relation to man are concerned, monasteries, which were good in the tenth century, questionable in the fifteenth, are detestable in the nineteenth.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
Whether this whale belonged to the pod in advance, seemed questionable; for it is not customary for such venerable leviathans to be at all social.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
Coming as the control did from without, perfect men and methods would have bettered all things; and even with imperfect agents and questionable methods, the work accomplished was not undeserving of commendation.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context
It is on record that the devil himself, when asked the question by a certain soldier, was obliged to confess that if a whole mountain were thrown into the burning ocean of hell it would be burned up In an instant like a piece of wax.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context