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 ?
One might take that with a grain of salt," I remarked sceptically.
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.
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.
When Watson talked to Bell at public demonstrations, there were newspaper editors who referred sceptically to "the supposititious Watson.
We poked sceptically for a while amongst the bushes, peered without conviction into a ditch or two.
He mustn't, however, be seen to be playing rounds of golf while the country looks on sceptically.
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.
The Single Resolution Mechanism (SRM) -- viewed sceptically in Germany -- will give the commission the power to shut down any of the eurozone's 6,000-plus banks, even if the national authorities of the country affected disagree.
Genuinely injured people putting forward wholly honest claims are viewed sceptically because of the publicity in relation to this sort of matter.
The Berlin government responded sceptically to Oezdemir's call.