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skeptical

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2 not feeling sure about the truth, wisdom, or trustworthiness of someone or something
  • I'm a little skeptical of this low bid, since it's way below what the other contractors said that they would charge

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The first known use of skeptical was in 1639

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“Skeptical.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/skeptical. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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