doubt (n.)
suspicion, apprehension
2H4 IV.i.197[Archbishop to Mowbray, of King Henry IV] he hath found to end one doubt by death / Revives two greater in the heirs of life
LLL V.ii.101[Boyet to Princess, of the King's party and Mote] they made a doubt / Presence majestical would put him out [i.e. expressed a fear]
Oth III.iii.186[Othello to Iago, of Desdemona] Nor from mine own weak merits will I draw / The smallest fear or doubt of her revolt
Oth III.iii.426[Iago to Othello] 'Tis a shrewd doubt, though it be but a dream
PP.14.4[Pilgrim, of his love] She ... daffed me to a cabin hanged with care, / To descant on the doubts of my decay
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