céptico

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin *scepticus (found in plural form Sceptici), from Ancient Greek σκεπτικός (skeptikós, thoughtful, inquiring), from σκέπτομαι (sképtomai, I consider).

Noun[edit]

céptico m (plural cépticos, feminine céptica, feminine plural cépticas)

  1. (chiefly Portugal) skeptic (someone who habitually doubts beliefs and claims)[1]

Adjective[edit]

céptico m (feminine singular cética, masculine plural céticos, feminine plural céticas, comparable)

  1. (chiefly Portugal) skeptical (having or expressing doubt)[1]
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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 “Céptico”, in Dicionário Online de Português[1], 7Graus, retrieved 5 May 2015