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Meaning of incredulity by Wiktionary Dictionary

incredulity


    Etymology

    Attested since 1430. From Old French incredulité, from Latin incredulitas, from incredulus ( “unbelieving” ) + -itas ( “-ity” )

    Pronunciation

    • ( UK ) IPA: /ˌɪn.kɹəˈdjuːl.ɪ.ti/, SAMPA: /%In.kr\@"djuLl.I.ti/

    Noun

    incredulity ( uncountable )

    1. Unwillingness or inability to believe; doubt about the truth or verisimilitude of something; disbelief.
    2. ( rare ) Religious disbelief, lack of faith .

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Explanation of incredulity by Wordnet Dictionary

incredulity


    Noun
    1. doubt about the truth of something