doubter

I
(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. questioner, unbeliever, agnostic; see cynic , skeptic .
II
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) n.
skeptic, disbeliever, doubting Thomas, questioner, cynic, scoffer, freethinker, iconoclast.
III
(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun , One who habitually or instinctively doubts or questions: doubting Thomas, nonbeliever, skeptic, unbeliever. See BELIEF.

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  • doubter — Doubter, Haesitare, Dubitare, Vereri, Timere. au 2. livr. d Amadis, Il n y a homme tant hardi, qui ne doubte trop d en aller cueillir. De là vient qu on dit, Redoubté, et tres redoubté seigneur, c est à dire lequel on craint offenser, voyez… …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Doubter — Doubt er, n. One who doubts; one whose opinion is unsettled; one who scruples. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Doubter — may mean: One who experiences doubt An old type of candle snuffer This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point d …   Wikipedia

  • doubter — [n] person who does not believe agnostic, cynic, disbeliever, headshaker*, questioner, skeptic, unbeliever, zetetic; concepts 361,423 Ant. believer, truster …   New thesaurus

  • doubter — doubt ► NOUN ▪ a feeling of uncertainty. ► VERB 1) feel uncertain about. 2) question the truth of. ● no doubt Cf. ↑no doubt DERIVATIVES doubter …   English terms dictionary

  • doubter — noun see doubt I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • doubter — See doubt. * * * …   Universalium

  • doubter — 1. noun One who doubts. 2. verb to doubt …   Wiktionary

  • doubter — [[t]da͟ʊtə(r)[/t]] doubters N COUNT: usu pl If you refer to people as doubters, you mean that they have doubts about something, especially their religious or political system. Some doubters fear this may not be quite the good news it appears to… …   English dictionary

  • doubter — doubt·er || tÉ™ n. uncertain person, person with doubts …   English contemporary dictionary

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