doubting Thomas

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Synonyms for doubting Thomas

one who habitually or instinctively doubts or questions

Synonyms for doubting Thomas

the Apostle who would not believe the resurrection of Jesus until he saw Jesus with his own eyes

someone who demands physical evidence in order to be convinced (especially when this demand is out of place)

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If we could win them we will be right back in there and perhaps that will stop all the Doubting Thomases.
To all the doubting Thomases out there and for all the criticism that the team and I have received from various people - Gretna Football Club has arrived," he announced.
Here's an inside look at something those Doubting Thomases said would never happen.
I simply want to emphasis to all those Doubting Thomases that this will happen and is happening.
To those doubting Thomases who try to portray Eurofighter as a blast from the past, wake up and smell the coffee.
Such Doubting Thomases should try out the Toledo for an instant conversion.
Once again, townspeople did themselves proud with a whole range of patriotic celebrations, proving all the doubting Thomases who predicted the holiday would pass without a murmur well and truly wrong.
Bush rolled away the stone by nominating Ashcroft for attorney general, and even the doubting Thomases in the Senate hearings had to recognize that Ashcroft had arisen.
Even the most cynical industry observers have been surprised by the way Safeway's new man, Carlos Criado-Perez has made the City's doubting Thomases eat their words.
LIFE is never sweeter for Anglo-Welshman Darren Barnard than when he rubbishes soccer's doubting Thomases.
Maybe it's time all the doubting Thomases give it a rest and start believing in America for a while.
Several days after the March 1990 issue was mailed I began receiving phone calls from doubting Thomases concerning my Mill's Pride story.
Not that Bull's former striking partner David Kelly was one of the Doubting Thomases.
1, 1969 launch, saying, "I appeal to any Doubting Thomases in the industry to watch and wait and perhaps they will come to realize that the market helps them even if they do not participate directly.