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Synonyms for cynicalˈsɪn ɪ kəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cynical, misanthropic, misanthropical(adj)

    believing the worst of human nature and motives; having a sneering disbelief in e.g. selflessness of others

    cynical, misanthropical, misanthropic

    trustful, trusting

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cynical(a.)

    carping, censorious, satirical, sarcastic, captious, snarling, snappish, waspish, pettish, petulant, fretful, peevish, touchy, testy, crusty, churlish, crabbed, cross, morose, froward, surly, ill-tempered, ill-natured

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cynic, sarcastic, callous

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