inclined to skepticism; having an attitude of doubt:
a skeptical young woman who will question whatever you say.
doubtful about a particular thing:
My teacher thinks I can get a scholarship, but I’m skeptical.
a skeptical smile.
denying or questioning the tenets of a religion:
a skeptical approach to the nature of miracles.
(initial capital letter) of or relating to Skeptics or Skepticism.
noun 1. (in southern Africa) a heavy whip, usually of rhinoceros hide. verb (used with object) 2. to whip with or as if with such a whip. noun 1. a heavy whip of rhinoceros or hippopotamus hide 2. a stiff synthetic version of this, used in crowd control verb -boks, -bokking, -bokked 3. (transitive) to […]
noun 1. Zealand. noun 1. the Danish name for Zealand
abbreviation 1. Saint John’s Ambulance (Brigade or Association)
noun, plural skerries. Chiefly Scot. 1. a small, rocky island. 2. a coastline with a series of such islands offshore. noun (mainly Scot) (pl) -ries 1. a small rocky island 2. a reef