HyperDic: sceptic

English > 1 sense of the word sceptic:
NOUNperson sceptic, skeptic, doubtersomeone who habitually doubts accepted beliefs
English > sceptic: 1 sense > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who habitually doubts accepted beliefs.
Synonymsskeptic, doubter
Narrowerdoubting Thomassomeone who demands physical evidence in order to be convinced (especially when this demand is out of place)
pessimistA person who expects the worst
Broaderintellectual, intellectA person who uses the mind creatively
Spanishescéptico, incrédulo
Catalanescèptic, incrèdul
Adjectivesscepticalmarked by or given to doubt
scepticaldenying or questioning the tenets of especially a religion

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