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raise doubts

This page is about the collocation raise doubts

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to express doubts or concerns about something

For example

  • Doubts have been raised about the safety of these sleeping pills.

  • Powerful groups have tried to raise doubts about the reality of climate change.

Quick Quiz

I raised doubts about his honesty because

a. I knew he was lying

b. I knew he was honest

c. I wanted to believe him

Contributor: Matt Errey