"The consensus of the best metallurgical authorities," he said, "seems to be highly skeptical about Rearden Metal, contending-"
"Against whom is this Alliance being organized?" a skeptic had asked.
No engineer on the Taggart staff could be trusted to supervise the job; all of them were skeptical about the new metal.
He had been hearing skeptically, for some time, the rumors that the railroad was run by Jim Taggart’s sister.
There were, of course, a few skeptics and doubters.
He was laboring to sound cynical, skeptical, superior and hysterical together, to sound like a man who sneers at the vanity of all human beliefs and thereby demands an instantaneous belief from his listeners.
That’s what I wonder about," the skeptic had said.
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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.