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incredulous

adjective uk   /ɪnˈkred.jʊ.ləs/ us  
not wanting or not able to believe something, and usually showing this: A few incredulous spectators watched on as Paterson, ranked 23rd in the world, beat the champion.
incredulously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
"Did you see that?" she asked incredulously.
incredulity
noun [U] uk   /ˌɪn.krəˈdjuː.lɪ.ti/ us    /-ˈduː.lə.t̬i/
He felt a sense of incredulity, anger, and pain at the accusation made against him.
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