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synonyms for skeptic

  • agnostic
  • cynic
  • dissenter
  • doubter
  • pessimist
  • questioner
  • apostate
  • atheist
  • disbeliever
  • freethinker
  • heathen
  • heretic
  • infidel
  • materialist
  • misanthrope
  • misbeliever
  • nihilist
  • pagan
  • rationalist
  • scoffer
  • unbeliever
  • doubting Thomas
  • profaner
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antonyms for skeptic

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  • believer
  • optimist
  • devotee
  • disciple
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How to use skeptic in a sentence

Other skeptics say Section 230 allows platforms to profit from hosting misinformation and hate speech.
WHY THE MOST CONTROVERSIAL US INTERNET LAW IS WORTH SAVINGAMY NORDRUMSEPTEMBER 9, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The association with GM gives Nikola a much-needed credibility boost—the startup has battled skeptics of its technology and business model, particularly since its stock was publicly listed earlier this year.
NIKOLA STOCK SURGES 40% ON GENERAL MOTORS PARTNERSHIP NEWSDZANEMORRISSEPTEMBER 8, 2020FORTUNE
So it’s a little awkward that a county supervisor has positioned himself as the most high-profile local skeptic of the virus.
MORNING REPORT: THE SUPERVISOR ELEVATING CORONAVIRUS SKEPTICISMVOICE OF SAN DIEGOAUGUST 21, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Since May, Desmond has positioned himself as the most high-profile skeptic of the coronavirus to hold local office.
SUPERVISOR BY DAY, BUT A COVID-19 SKEPTIC ON THE AIRWAVESKATY STEGALLAUGUST 20, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
I called them “islands of fertility in the continent,” though some skeptics doubted that the lakes were really there.
HE FOUND ‘ISLANDS OF FERTILITY’ BENEATH ANTARCTICA’S ICESTEVE NADISJULY 20, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
This circumstance alone, ought to be strong evidence, even to a skeptic, of its super-human origin.
GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD
Now, says the skeptic, is it not possible that reptiles and birds lived upon the earth previous to the creation of beasts?
GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD
I should like to argue the point with you, but you are such a confirmed skeptic, I fear I should be wasting my time.
JACK HARKAWAY IN NEW YORKBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG
A powerful bass voice projected itself from the lungs of the good-humored-looking skeptic.
SOUTHERN HEARTSFLORENCE HULL WINTERBURN
Yours is a skeptic age, my dears, and you have learned to scoff at things you do not understand.
THE MASTER OF APPLEBYFRANCIS LYNDE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SKEPTIC

  • doubter
  • freethinker
  • materialist
  • skeptic
  • unbeliever
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