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Noun: doubting Thomas
  1. The Apostle who would not believe the resurrection of Jesus until he saw Jesus with his own eyes
    - Thomas, Saint Thomas, St. Thomas, Thomas the doubting Apostle
  2. Someone who demands physical evidence in order to be convinced (especially when this demand is out of place)

Derived forms: doubting Thomases

Type of: Apostle, doubter, saint, sceptic [Brit, Cdn], skeptic [N. Amer]

Encyclopedia: Doubting Thomas