poner en duda
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poner en duda(
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. to cast doubt on
Este nuevo estudio pone en duda la eficacia del medicamento.This new study casts doubt on the effectiveness of the drug.
b. to doubt
No pongo en duda que sea la mejor, pero lo cierto es que todavía no lo ha demostrado.I don't doubt she's the best, but the truth is that she hasn't proved it yet.
c. to call into question
En numerosas ocasiones se ha puesto en duda la honestidad del líder del partido.The party leader's honesty has been called into question on numerous occasions.
d. to question
Nadie está poniendo en duda tu sinceridad, sencillamente nos sorprende lo que estás diciendo.No one is questioning your sincerity. We're just surprised at what you're saying.
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