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doubting Thomas


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who is habitually doubtful.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who requires proof before believing.
  • n. One who finds belief difficult.


After Saint Thomas, who doubted Jesus's resurrection until he had proof of it.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Eponym for the Apostle Thomas. (Wiktionary)


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