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sceptical has 3 syllables

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Definition of Sceptical

having doubts or reservations; showing a cautious attitude towards something

How should Sceptical divide into syllables

This word has three syllables. The vowels are 'e' and 'i', and the consonants are 's', 'c', 'p', 't', and 'l'.

Part of Speech - Sceptical


I am sceptical about trying new foods.

Sentences with Sceptical

  • She was sceptical of the stranger's intentions.
  • He approached the new idea with a sceptical eye.
  • The scientist was sceptical of the new theory.
  • I am always sceptical of things that seem too good to be true.
  • The detective was sceptical of the suspect's story.

Quotes with Sceptical

  • The most sceptical philosopher cannot avoid being astonished that he has a body, which is attended with such strange and unaccountable phænomena. - David Hume
  • I am not sceptical about the possibility of an afterlife - I just don't see why we should find it comforting. - A. C. Grayling
  • My father was a very sceptical man. - David Attenborough
  • A man is his own easiest dupe, for what he wishes to be true he generally believes to be true. - Demosthenes

Number of characters in Sceptical

9 ( s, c, e, p, t, i, c, a, l )

Unique letters in Sceptical

8 ( s, c, e, p, t, i, a, l )

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Phonetic Transcription of Sceptical

IPA (International): ˈti:ˈkæl

ARA (American): ˈtiˈkæl

EPA (English): ˈti:ˈkæl