What does credulous mean?

Definitions for credulousˈkrɛdʒ ə ləs

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word credulous.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. credulous(adj)

    disposed to believe on little evidence

    "the gimmick would convince none but the most credulous"

  2. credulous(adj)

    showing a lack of judgment or experience

    "so credulous he believes everything he reads"


  1. credulous(Adjective)

    Excessively ready to believe things; gullible.

  2. Origin: Originated in 1576, from credulus, from credo.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Credulous(adj)

    apt to believe on slight evidence; easily imposed upon; unsuspecting

  2. Credulous(adj)

    believed too readily

  3. Origin: [L. credulus, fr. credere. See Creed.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of credulous in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of credulous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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