Synonyms of sceptical in English:



  • they were sceptical about the Treasury's forecast of inflation dropping to 3 per cent
    dubious, doubtful, having reservations, taking something with a pinch of salt, doubting, questioning; cynical, distrustful, mistrustful, suspicious, disbelieving, misbelieving, unconvinced, incredulous, hesitant, scoffing; pessimistic, defeatist
    informal iffy
    rare Pyrrhonist, minimifidian
    [Antonyms] certain convinced, optimistic
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    Word of the day nous
    Pronunciation: naʊs
    common sense; practical intelligence