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cred·i·bil·i·ty

 (krĕd′ə-bĭl′ĭ-tē)
n.
1. The quality, capability, or power to elicit belief: "The scandals posed a crisis of credibility for collegiate athletics" (Taylor Branch).
2. A capacity for belief: a story that strained our credibility.

credibility

(ˌkrɛdɪˈbɪlɪtɪ)
n
the quality of being believed or trusted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.credibility - the quality of being believable or trustworthycredibility - the quality of being believable or trustworthy
quality - an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
authenticity, genuineness, legitimacy - undisputed credibility
rigour, validity, cogency, rigor - the quality of being valid and rigorous
plausibility, plausibleness - apparent validity
cred, street cred, street credibility - credibility among young fashionable urban individuals
incredibility, incredibleness - the quality of being incredible

credibility

noun believability, reliability, cred (slang), plausibility, trustworthiness, tenability The president will have to work hard to restore his credibility with voters.

credibility

noun
Translations
مِصْداقيّـه
věrohodnost
troværdighed
uskottavuus
elhihetõséghihetõség
trúverîugleiki
信用性
güvenilebilmeinanılabilme

credibility

[ˌkredəˈbɪlɪtɪ]
A. N (no pl) → credibilidad f
B. CPD credibility gap Nfalta f de credibilidad
credibility rating Níndice m de credibilidad

credibility

[ˌkrɛdɪˈbɪlɪti] n
[person] → crédibilité f
[story] → crédibilité f
to gain credibility [theory, story] → gagner en crédibilité

credibility

nGlaubwürdigkeit f; his credibility rating is pretty lower wird als nicht sehr glaubwürdig eingestuft

credibility

[ˌkrɛdəˈbɪlɪtɪ] n (see adj) → credibilità, attendibilità

credible

(ˈkredəbl) adjective
that may be believed. The story he told was barely credible.
ˈcredibly adverb
ˌcrediˈbility noun