sceptic

[skep-tik]

antisceptic, noun
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sceptic or skeptic (ˈskɛptɪk)
 
n
1.  a person who habitually doubts the authenticity of accepted beliefs
2.  a person who mistrusts people, ideas, etc, in general
3.  a person who doubts the truth of religion, esp Christianity
 
adj
4.  of or relating to sceptics; sceptical
 
[C16: from Latin scepticus, from Greek skeptikos one who reflects upon, from skeptesthai to consider]
 
skeptic or skeptic
 
n
 
adj
 
[C16: from Latin scepticus, from Greek skeptikos one who reflects upon, from skeptesthai to consider]
 
'scepticism or skeptic
 
n
 
'skepticism or skeptic
 
n

Sceptic or Skeptic (ˈskɛptɪk)
 
n
1.  a member of one of the ancient Greek schools of philosophy, esp that of Pyrrho, who believed that real knowledge of things is impossible
 
adj
2.  of or relating to the Sceptics
 
Skeptic or Skeptic
 
n
 
adj
 
'Scepticism or Skeptic
 
n
 
'Skepticism or Skeptic
 
n

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sceptic
British spelling of skeptic (q.v.).
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Example sentences
In this wide-open career the plebeian suffered for his mediocrity, and the
  sceptic for his doubt.
Stop wasting time in trying to convince a sceptic of a sighting, they will
  never believe.
The paradox is that a sceptic is far more likely to accept a believable lie
  than an unbelievable truth.
Sure, it may be about a sceptic, but the first episode annoyed me with bad
  science.
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