Sentence Examples

  • Ancient scepticism was frankly opposed to religious belief.
  • But more important was the influence of philosophy, which led soon enough to a general scepticism among the upper classes.
  • There was a new scepticism - at the very least a doctrine of limitation in human knowledge; but in its extremer forms an absolute agnosticism.
  • The extremest form of antagonism is pure scepticism or pure agnosticism, the assertion that nothing can be known.
  • This scepticism took form in the school, most active between 1860 and 1880, known as the school of "Expectant Medicine."