What does credible mean?

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ˈkrɛd ə bəlcred·i·ble

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. credible, believable(adj)

    capable of being believed

    "completely credible testimony"; "credible information"

  2. credible(adj)

    (a common but incorrect usage where `credulous' would be appropriate) credulous

    "she was not the...credible fool he expected"

  3. credible(adj)

    appearing to merit belief or acceptance

    "a credible witness"


  1. credible(Adjective)

    believable or plausible

    Etymology: From credible, from credible, from credibilis, from credo; see credit.

  2. credible(Adjective)

    authentic or convincing

    Etymology: From credible, from credible, from credibilis, from credo; see credit.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Credible(adj)

    capable of being credited or believed; worthy of belief; entitled to confidence; trustworthy

    Etymology: [L. credibilis, fr. credere. See Creed.]

How to pronounce credible?

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How to say credible in sign language?

  1. credible


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of credible in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of credible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of credible in a Sentence

  1. Austin Tice:

    We met with people who are able to give us credible messages.

  2. Mark Heller:

    I doubt it's anything that's credible.

  3. David Yepsen:

    If you run for the American presidency and don't make it, but run a credible effort, you have enhanced your stature on the national stage, politics is a game run by risk takers and most of them fail. But enough of them succeed. You wind up in a better place.

  4. Daniel Allen:

    The information that we obtained – they had access to weapons and were credible threats.

  5. Human Rights First:

    This program will turn the credible fear screening process into an absolute farce.

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