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Meaning of incredulous by Wiktionary Dictionary

incredulous


    Etymology

    From Latin incredulus ( “unbelieving” ) .

    Pronunciation

    • ( UK ) IPA: /ɪnˈkɹɛdjʊləs/

    Adjective

    incredulous ( comparative more incredulous, superlative most incredulous )

    1. Skeptical, disbelieving, or unable to believe. [from 16th c.]
    2. Expressing or indicative of incredulity. [from 17th c.]
    3. ( obsolete, except as nonstandard ) Difficult to believe; incredible. [from 17th c.]

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Explanation of incredulous by Wordnet Dictionary

incredulous


    Adjective
    1. not disposed or willing to believe