adverb see skeptical

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • skeptically — adv. Skeptically is used with these verbs: ↑ask, ↑look …   Collocations dictionary

  • skeptically — See skeptical. * * * …   Universalium

  • skeptically — adverb In a skeptical manner, with skepticism …   Wiktionary

  • skeptically — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. dubiously, doubtingly, not gullibly; see suspiciously . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) also sceptically adverb With skepticism: askance, doubtfully, dubiously, questioningly. Idiom: with a grain of salt. See BELIEF …   English dictionary for students

  • skeptically — adv. in a skeptical manner, doubtfully, questioningly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • skeptically — skep·ti·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • skeptically — adverb with scepticism; in a sceptical manner he looked at her sceptically • Syn: ↑sceptically • Derived from adjective: ↑sceptical (for: ↑sceptically) …   Useful english dictionary

  • skeptical — skeptically, adv. skepticalness, n. /skep ti keuhl/, adj. 1. inclined to skepticism; having doubt: a skeptical young woman. 2. showing doubt: a skeptical smile. 3. denying or questioning the tenets of a religion: a skeptical approach to the… …   Universalium

  • with a grain of salt — skeptically, questioningly; with reservations (e.g., take your friend s advice with a grain of salt ) …   English contemporary dictionary

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