To abandon this certainty can leave us with a skeptical paradox that is genuinely depressing.
Once reserved to only the most tech-savvy of enthusiasts, the concept of having an unlocked cell phone is becoming more and more mainstream, even among people who are otherwise apprehensive, nervous, or skeptical about new technology.
The families appeared somewhat skeptical at the start of the show, but became convinced when many details provided by Edwards were very specific and personal details that he couldn't have obtained from a public database or in any other way.
She turned in time to see Mrs. Watson's skeptical look turn into a smile.
The doctors still said they expected him to wake up any day, but Carmen was skeptical about how much they believed it.
Her cynicism has influenced me more than I thought; I am now skeptical of almost everything.
Molly appeared skeptical while the others exchanged knowing looks with each other.
"You're saying she's allergic to us?" a skeptical blonde woman with striking blue-green eyes asked.
Although David claims that his company is legitimate, its lack of accreditation causes me to be skeptical.
"I'll admit, we're skeptical. Andre was Andre. No one questioned him," Kiki said at last.