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English definition of “incredulous”


adjective     /ɪnˈkred.jʊ.ləs/
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.Not believing incredulously     /-li/ adverb "Did you see that?" she asked incredulously.Not believing incredulity     /ˌɪn.krəˈdjuː.lɪ.ti/ US  /-ˈduː.lə.t̬i/ noun [U] He felt a sense of incredulity, anger, and pain at the accusation made against him.Not believingFeelings of surprise and amazement
(Definition of incredulous adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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