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English definition of “credible”

credible

adjective uk   /ˈkred.ɪ.bl̩/ us  
able to be believed or trusted: They haven't produced any credible evidence for convicting him. The story of what had happened to her was barely (= almost not) credible.
credibly
adverb uk   /-bli/ us  
The family in the television programme could not be credibly compared with a real one.
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