What does disbelief mean?

Definitions for disbeliefˌdɪs bɪˈlif

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. incredulity, disbelief, skepticism, mental rejection(noun)

    doubt about the truth of something

  2. unbelief, disbelief(noun)

    a rejection of belief


  1. disbelief(Noun)

    Unpreparedness, unwillingness, or inability to believe that something is the case.

    She cried out in disbelief on hearing that terrorists had crashed an airplane into the World Trade Center in New York City.

  2. disbelief(Noun)


    I stared in disbelief at the Grand Canyon.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disbelief(noun)

    the act of disbelieving;; a state of the mind in which one is fully persuaded that an opinion, assertion, or doctrine is not true; refusal of assent, credit, or credence; denial of belief


  1. Disbelief

    Disbelief is a metal band from Hesse, Germany. Their music is rooted in death metal, but has melancholic tendencies.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disbelief in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disbelief in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anthony Sadler:

    He's in good spirits, he's in disbelief it happened himself.

  2. Carl Davis:

    My first reaction was shock and disbelief. Then it turned to anger.

  3. Robert Bates:

    After realizing what had happened I was in a state of shock and disbelief.

  4. Officer Peter Liang:

    I was panicking. I was in shock, in disbelief that someone was actually hit.

  5. Franklin P. Jones:

    An atheist is one who hopes the Lord will do nothing to disturb his disbelief.

Images & Illustrations of disbelief

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