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1. credential

noun. ['krɪˈdɛnʃəl, krəˈdɛnʃəl'] a document attesting to the truth of certain stated facts.

Synonyms

  • bill of health
  • certificate of incorporation
  • commission
  • birth certificate
  • teacher's certificate
  • probate will
  • sheepskin
  • document
  • diploma
  • probate
  • written document
  • certification
  • papers
  • teaching certificate
  • credentials
  • certificate
  • registration

Antonyms

  • invalidate
  • disenfranchisement
  • unlisted security
  • listed security

Etymology

  • credentialis (Latin)
  • credentia (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Credential

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  • confidential
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  • inferential
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  • henschel

Example sentences of the word credential


1. Noun, singular or mass
A certificate from the American Design Drafting Association is a nice credential to have in your pocket.

2. Adjective
If you disagree with the recommendation of the credential validation service, ask the service about its appeal process.

Quotes containing the word credential


1. The only credential the city asked was the boldness to dream. For those who did, it unlocked its gates and its treasures, not caring who they were or where they came from.
- Moss Hart, Act One

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