• IPA: /ˌɪnkɹɪˈdjuːlɪti/

incredulity (uncountable)

  1. Unwillingness or inability to believe; doubt about the truth or verisimilitude of something; disbelief.
    • 1916, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar, ch. 24:
      Wide went her eyes in wonder and incredulity, as she beheld this seeming apparition risen from the dead.
  2. (rare) Religious disbelief, lack of faith.
Synonyms Antonyms Related terms Translations
  • French: incrédulité
  • German: Ungläubigkeit
  • Portuguese: incredulidade
  • Russian: недове́рчивость
  • Spanish: incredulidad

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