He began by selling some of his numerous mystery novels on a book finder's web site, then expanded to garage sale scouring for items of dubious value.
The two detectives agreed to keep Baratto at the motel until Monday as neither wanted to waste their weekend checking out his dubious story.
Senor Medena's dubious gaze touched on Carmen, Alondra and Alex – and then went back to Alondra.
The alliance of the emperors of Constantinople was of far more dubious value to the kings of Jerusalem.
That their extent is limited, and their meaning, moreover, frequently dubious or obscure.
After the rebellion relief was accorded because the obstacle was removed, and it is evident that a broad-minded statesman, or a skilful diplomat, would have accomplished more for French Canada than the fiery eloquence and dubious methods of a leader who plunged his followers into the throes of war, and deserted them at the supreme moment.
Even this dubious advantage only lasted three years until her mother was beheaded, and by a much more serious freak on Henry's part "divorced."
A late and dubious tradition asserts that the family name became so discredited owing to the pusillanimous conduct of John and Edward Baliol that it was abandoned by its owners in favour of the form Baillie.
Pombal charged the whole Society with the possible guilt of a few, and, unwilling to wait the dubious issue of an application to the pope for licence to try them in the civil courts, whence they were exempt, issued on the 1st of September 1759 a decree ordering the immediate deportation of every Jesuit from Portugal and all its dependencies and their suppression by the bishops in the schools and universities.
In the absence of corroboration, these dubious details must be received with extreme reserve.
A dubious accolade goes to the nearby city of Durham.
I was dubious about the idea.
It added a somewhat dubious moral structure to the game.
It had the dubious distinction of having the second highest crime rate in the western world.
It was of dubious legality.
Judging by the council records, some success is being achieved but the public remains dubious.
She had the dubious honor of being the only female werewolf in the world.
All those who have swallowed their pride and endured an injustice out of fear of losing their job, or have compromised their values for the same reason, or have worked for a morally dubious company out of fear of being unemployed, know this to be true.
If my claim that the Internet and related technologies will bring an end to war seems dubious at first glance, subsequent glances may leave you even more doubtful.
It relies on the enemy embracing several dubious beliefs: We will launch if they launch, they cannot survive a first strike, they cannot secretly launch.
Here the most indistinct and dubious tradition says that once a tavern stood; the well the same, which tempered the traveller's beverage and refreshed his steed.