- I'm a bit sceptical about his chances of success.
- I take a more sceptical view.
- Dan thinks it will all work out but I remain sceptical.
- Ruth is convinced that it's a good idea but I'm deeply sceptical.
- I've always been sceptical about alternative therapies.
adverb US skeptically uk /ˈskep.tɪ.kəl.i/ us /ˈskep.tɪ.kəl.i/