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cred•i•ble(ˈkrɛd ə bəl)
credible credulous creditable
If something is credible, it can be believed.
Credible is most commonly used in negative sentences.
People who are credulous are always ready to believe what other people tell them, and are easily deceived.
A performance, achievement, or action that is creditable is of a reasonably high standard.
|Adj.||1.||credible - capable of being believed; "completely credible testimony"; "credible information"|
plausible - apparently reasonable and valid, and truthful; "a plausible excuse"
thinkable - capable of being conceived or imagined or considered
|2.||credible - (a common but incorrect usage where `credulous' would be appropriate) credulous; "she was not the...credible fool he expected"|
credulous - disposed to believe on little evidence; "the gimmick would convince none but the most credulous"
|3.||credible - appearing to merit belief or acceptance; "a credible witness"|
convincing - causing one to believe the truth of something; "a convincing story"; "a convincing manner"
believable unlikely, incredible, doubtful, unbelievable, questionable, inconceivable, implausible