: philosophical doubt as to the objective reality of phenomenabroadly: a skeptical outlook or attitude
Examples of skepsis in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe Greek word skepsis means investigation, and the old-time skeptics were the world's first private investigators.
Jon Fobes, cleveland.com, 8 May 2018
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