Skep·tic Skep·tic·al a.
1. Of or pertaining to a sceptic or skepticism; characterized by skepticism; hesitating to admit the certainly of doctrines or principles; doubting of everything.
2. Theol. Doubting or denying the truth of revelation, or the sacred Scriptures.
The skeptical system subverts the whole foundation of morals. --R. Hall.
-- Skep*tac*al*ly, adv. -- Skep*tic*al*ness, n.
adj 1: denying or questioning the tenets of especially a religion;
"a skeptical approach to the nature of miracles" [syn:
disbelieving, sceptical, unbelieving]
2: marked by or given to doubt; "a skeptical attitude"; "a
skeptical listener" [syn: doubting, questioning, sceptical]