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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 skep·ti·cal /-tɪkəl/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 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.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      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]