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Incredulity definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

INCREDU'LITY, n. The quality of not believing; indisposition to believe; a withholding or refusal of belief.
Of every species of incredulity, religious unbelief is infinitely the most irrational.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: doubt about the truth of something [syn: incredulity, disbelief, skepticism, mental rejection]

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 15th century the quality or state of being incredulous ; disbelief

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Incredulity In`cre*du"li*ty, n. [L. incredu?itas: cf. F. incr['e]dulit['e].] The state or quality of being i?credulous; a withholding or refusal of belief; skepticism; unbelief; disbelief. Of every species of incredulity, religious unbelief is the most irrational. --Buckminster.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

If someone reacts with incredulity to something, they are unable to believe it because it is very surprising or shocking. The announcement has been met with incredulity... = disbelief

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. Incredulousness, distrust, scepticism, want of belief, indisposition to believe.

Moby Thesaurus

Humism, Pyrrhonism, agnosticism, atheism, denial, disbelief, discredit, doubt, heresy, inability to believe, infidelity, minimifidianism, misbelief, nonbelief, nullifidianism, rejection, scoffing, skepticism, unbelief, unbelievingness, unfaith




 


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