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The Idiot
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  • I have observed of late that you have grown sceptical about everything.
  • "You’re a dreadful sceptic, prince," he continued, after a moment’s silence.
  • "Well, I’ll change it, right or wrong; I’ll say that you are not sceptical, but JEALOUS.
  • You don’t seem to believe in people as you did, and are always attributing motives and so on—am I using the word ’sceptic’ in its proper sense?"

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  • I am skeptical about her plan.
  • She is skeptical any time someone says it is important she pay them a lot for a car repair.

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