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Meaning of incredible by Wiktionary Dictionary

incredible


    Etymology

    From Latin incrēdibilis ( “that cannot be believed” ), from in- ( “not” ) + crēdibilis ( “worthy of belief” ), from crēdō ( “believe” ) .

    Pronunciation

    • enPR: ĭnkrĕ'dəbəl, IPA: /ɪnˈkrɛdəbəl/, X-SAMPA: /In"krEd@b@l/

    Adjective

    incredible ( comparative more incredible, superlative most incredible )

    1. Too implausible to be credible; beyond belief; unbelievable. [from 15th c.]
    2. Amazing; astonishing; awe-inspiring.
    3. Marvelous; profoundly affecting; wonderful.

    Synonyms



Explanation of incredible by Wordnet Dictionary

incredible


    Adjective
    1. beyond belief or understanding

    2. at incredible speed
      the book's plot is simply incredible