sceptical Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “sceptical” - Learner’s Dictionary

sceptical

adjective UK ( US skeptical)     /ˈskeptɪkəl/
doubting that something is true or useful: Scientists remain sceptical about astrology. She was sceptical of the new arrangement.Suspecting and questioningQuestioning people and asking questions in generalCuriosity
Translations of “sceptical”
in Korean 회의적인…
in Arabic لَيْس عَلى يَقين…
in Portuguese cético…
in Catalan escèptic…
in Japanese (英)疑い深い, 懐疑的な…
in Italian scettico…
in Chinese (Traditional) 懷疑的,持懷疑態度的…
in Russian скептический…
in Turkish şüpheci, kuşkucu, kuşkulu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 怀疑的,持怀疑态度的…
in Polish sceptyczny…
(Definition of sceptical from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
by ,
June 22, 2016
by Liz Walter On June 23rd, Britain will decide whether or not to remain part of the European Union (EU). I’m more than happy to bore friends with my own views on the subject, but the purpose of this post is simply to highlight the language of the debate. The precise question we will be answering

Read More 

Word of the Day

act out

to behave badly because you are unhappy or upset , often in ways that you are not aware of

Word of the Day

foodfie noun
foodfie noun
June 20, 2016
informal a photograph of the food that you are eating Foodfie on Instagram

Read More