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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who habitually doubts accepted beliefs.

Usage examples (36)
  • The scientific skeptic will not accept anything without evidence.
  • Next, putting quotation marks around the term skeptic is an ad-hom attempt to play the skeptic card.
  • Most businesses fail in some way, so being a skeptic is always a safe bet.
  • In fact, the word "skeptic" comes from the Greek skeptikos, for "thoughtful." for more
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