question the veracity of

question the veracity of

verb be doubtful, be dubious, be skeptical, be suspicious, be uncertain, challenge, disbelieve, discredit, dispute, distrust, doubt, doubt the truth of, entertain doubts, find hard to believe, give no credence to, greet with skepticism, harbor certain doubts, harbor suspicions, have misgivings about, have one's doubts, have questions over, have reservations, hesitate to accept as true, impugn, lack confidence in, misbelieve, mistrust, question, suspect, withhold reliance
Associated concepts: cross examination, examination of a witness, interrogation, question under oath
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Bingley's regard; and yet, it was not in her nature to question the veracity of a young man of such amiable appearance as Wickham.
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Although it may feel safe to seek advice, it is also wise to question the veracity of the information received and the motives of those that are giving it.
To question the veracity of these undertakings and to suggest from the bar table that the undertakings have either not been implemented or are somehow without legal force, as our friends did yesterday, is both wrong as a matter of law and frankly, offensive," Mr Reid said.
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