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Turkish translation of “sceptical”


adjective UK ( US skeptical)     /ˈskeptɪkəl/
doubting that something is true or useful
şüpheci, kuşkucu, kuşkulu, şüphe duyan
Scientists remain sceptical about astrology . She was sceptical of the new arrangement .Suspecting and questioningQuestioning people and asking questions in generalCuriosity
(Definition of sceptical adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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