Definitions for credulousˈkrɛdʒ ə ləs

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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.]

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