sceptically


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Adv.1.sceptically - with scepticismsceptically - with scepticism; in a sceptical manner; "he looked at her sceptically"

skeptically

also sceptically
adverb
Translations
بارْتِياب، بِتَشَكُّك
skepticky
szkeptikusan
tortryggnislega
skepticky
kuşkulu bir şekilde

sceptically

skeptically (US) [ˈskeptɪkəlɪ] ADVcon escepticismo

sceptically

, (US) skeptically
advskeptisch

sceptically

skep£ti£cal£ly (Am) [ˈskɛptɪklɪ] advscetticamente

sceptic

(American also skeptic) (ˈskeptik) noun
a person who is unwilling to believe. Most people now accept this theory, but there are a few sceptics.
ˈsceptical adjective
(often with about) unwilling to believe. They say apples clean your teeth, but I'm sceptical about that myself.
ˈsceptically adverb
ˈscepticism (ˈ-sizəm) noun
a doubting or questioning attitude. I regard his theories with scepticism.
References in classic literature ?
Harling sceptically, as she took up her crocheting again and sent the hook in and out with nimble fingers.
I don't know," said Agatha, affecting to laugh as he looked sceptically at her from beneath his lowered eyelids.
When Watson talked to Bell at public demonstrations, there were newspaper editors who referred sceptically to "the supposititious Watson.
One might take that with a grain of salt," I remarked sceptically.
We poked sceptically for a while amongst the bushes, peered without conviction into a ditch or two.
Undemonstrative and burly in a fat-pig style, Mr Verloc, without either rubbing his hands with satisfaction or winking sceptically at his thoughts, proceeded on his way.
The 'Make in India' campaign is also viewed sceptically by the SJM, which feels the focus should be on 'Made by India' keeping in mind the nation's sustainable development.
He mustn't, however, be seen to be playing rounds of golf while the country looks on sceptically.
As with the case of entering a traditionally male dominated industry, Ngwedha said at first passengers would be sceptically when seeing that a woman is behind the wheel and that they would make funny comments, but after they reached their destination their attitude changes and they even thank her.
South Korea's Unification Ministry responded sceptically to Kim's conciliatory tone, saying in a statement that "it remains to be seen whether North Korea revises its position.
htm) A number of experts have reacted sceptically to Miliband's price freeze proposal.