Origin of skeptical
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As Ackerman pointed out, all scientists are skeptics; skeptical doubt is a part of the scientific method.
I have to admit, I was skeptical about True Detective from the start.Alright ‘True Detective,’ You Got Me: Taylor Kitsch Is a Woman’s Man|Teo Bugbee|November 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For days the Kurds have insisted to skeptical journalists, including myself, that Kobani would hold.In the Battle for Kobani, ISIS Falls Back. But for How Long?|Jamie Dettmer|October 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Postol and Lloyd were skeptical; hexamine is a common precursor chemical for military-grade explosives.
As one article critical of skeptical discussion of SCT makes clear, it is a long way from becoming a widely accepted diagnosis.
But the ironmasters were now skeptical, and refused to be again inveigled into applying for licenses.Every-day Science: Volume VI. The Conquest of Nature|Henry Smith Williams
Thus, in every case do the skeptical views and empty negations of idealism lead to a contradictory nothing.The philosophy of life, and philosophy of language, in a course of lectures|Frederick von Schlegel
Many a passage is set aside, because it will not fit in with a skeptical interpretation.A Tour of the Missions|Augustus Hopkins Strong
Griesbach pursued his skeptical investigations for the establishment of natural religion and others aided him in his undertaking.
He is skeptical about the lies told against French and Belgians.Our Part in the Great War|Arthur Gleason