Translation of skeptical in Spanish:

skeptical

Pronunciation: /ˈskeptɪkəl/
, (BrE) sceptical

adj

  • [person/attitude] escéptico to be skeptical of oabout sb/sth tener* dudas acerca de or con respecto a algn/algo I'm highly skeptical about him/his chances tengo mis serias dudas acerca de or con respecto a él/sus posibilidades the board remains skeptical of the proposal la junta continúa mostrándose escéptica acerca de la propuesta
    More example sentences
    • You do get functionally sceptical and tend to doubt what people tell you.
    • A very interesting study claims that skeptical consumers are more easily won with emotion.
    • Although most respondents were enthusiastic or supportive of booking, about a quarter were sceptical or not convinced of its value.

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The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.