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1. credible

adjective. ['ˈkrɛdəbəl'] capable of being believed.

Synonyms

  • credibleness
  • thinkable
  • believable
  • likely
  • credibility
  • presumptive
  • plausible

Antonyms

  • incredible
  • unthinkable
  • implausible
  • impossible

Etymology

  • credible (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • credible (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Credible

  • inedible

Example sentences of the word credible


1. Adjective
Make your business plan credible enough for the bank to see benefit in extending credit to you.

Quotes containing the word credible


1. Failure is usually boring. It is the credible but unrealized threat of failure that is interesting.
- Robin D. Laws

2. credible

adjective. ['ˈkrɛdəbəl'] (a common but incorrect usage where `credulous' would be appropriate) credulous.

Antonyms

  • unlikely

Etymology

  • credible (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • credible (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. credible

adjective. ['ˈkrɛdəbəl'] appearing to merit belief or acceptance.

Antonyms

  • implausibility

Etymology

  • credible (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • credible (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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