What does skeptical mean?

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ˈskɛp tɪ kəlskep·ti·cal

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word skeptical.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. disbelieving, skeptical, sceptical, unbelieving(adj)

    denying or questioning the tenets of especially a religion

    "a skeptical approach to the nature of miracles"

  2. doubting, questioning, skeptical, sceptical(adj)

    marked by or given to doubt

    "a skeptical attitude"; "a skeptical listener"

Wiktionary

  1. skeptical(Adjective)

    Having, or expressing doubt; questioning.

  2. skeptical(Adjective)

    Of or relating to skepticism or the skeptics.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Skeptical(adj)

    of or pertaining to a sceptic or skepticism; characterized by skepticism; hesitating to admit the certainly of doctrines or principles; doubting of everything

  2. Skeptical(adj)

    doubting or denying the truth of revelation, or the sacred Scriptures

  3. Origin: [Written also sceptic, sceptical.]

How to pronounce skeptical?

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How to say skeptical in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of skeptical in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of skeptical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of skeptical in a Sentence

  1. Tulsi Gabbard:

    So, yes, I'm skeptical.

  2. Tero Kuittinen:

    Most people are super skeptical.

  3. Micah Hauptman:

    We're skeptical of( SIFMA's) motivation.

  4. Steve Israel:

    I was skeptical before. I remain skeptical.

  5. Sameer Patil:

    India is very skeptical about this entire thing.

Images & Illustrations of skeptical

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