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skepticnoun [C]

 us   /ˈskep·tɪk/
a person who doubts the truth or value of an idea or belief
skeptical
adjective  us   /ˈskep·tɪ·kəl/
They’re very skeptical of his motives.
skepticism
noun [U]  us   /ˈskep·təˌsɪz·əm/
He displays a healthy skepticism toward his own beliefs.
(Definition of skeptic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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skepticnoun [C]

mainly US (UK usually sceptic) uk   /ˈskep.tɪk/  us   /ˈskep.tɪk/
a person who doubts the truth or value of an idea or belief: People say it can cure colds, but I'm a skeptic. to convince the skeptics
(Definition of skeptic from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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