Definitions for incredulousɪnˈkrɛdʒ ə ləs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

in•cred•u•lous*ɪnˈkrɛdʒ ə ləs(adj.)

  1. disinclined or indisposed to believe; skeptical.

  2. indicating disbelief.

* Syn: See doubtful.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. incredulous(adj)

    not disposed or willing to believe; unbelieving


  1. incredulous(Adjective)

    Skeptical, disbelieving, or unable to believe.

  2. incredulous(Adjective)

    Expressing or indicative of incredulity.

  3. incredulous(Adjective)

    Difficult to believe; incredible.

  4. Origin: From incredulus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Incredulous(adj)

    not credulous; indisposed to admit or accept that which is related as true, skeptical; unbelieving

  2. Incredulous(adj)

    indicating, or caused by, disbelief or incredulity

  3. Incredulous(adj)

    incredible; not easy to be believed

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


unwilling to believe

She listened to him with an incredulous expression.

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