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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

    Synonyms:
    cynical, misanthropical, misanthropic

    Antonyms:
    trustful, trusting

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cynical(a.)

    Synonyms:
    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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List of paraphrases:

cynic, sarcastic, callous


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