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cre·du·li·ty

 (krĭ-do͞o′lĭ-tē, -dyo͞o′-)
n.
A disposition to believe too readily.

[Middle English credulite, from Old French, from Latin crēdulitās, from crēdulus, credulous; see credulous.]

credulity

(krɪˈdjuːlɪtɪ)
n
disposition to believe something on little evidence; gullibility

cre•du•li•ty

(krəˈdu lɪ ti, -ˈdyu-)

n.
willingness to believe or trust too readily; gullibility.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.credulity - tendency to believe readily
trustfulness, trustingness, trust - the trait of believing in the honesty and reliability of others; "the experience destroyed his trust and personal dignity"
overcredulity - too much credulity

credulity

noun gullibility, naïveté or naivety, blind faith, credulousness The plot stretches credulity to the limits.
Translations
سُرعَـة التَّصْديق
trúgirni
dôverčivosť

credulity

[krɪˈdjuːlɪtɪ] Ncredulidad f

credulity

[krɪˈdjuːlɪti] ncrédulité f

credulity

n no plLeichtgläubigkeit f

credulity

[krɪˈdjuːlɪtɪ] ncredulità

credulous

(ˈkredjuləs) , ((American) -dʒu-) adjective
believing too easily.
ˈcredulousness, creˈdulity (-ˈdjuː-) noun
References in classic literature ?
Nevertheless, the old sea-traditions, the immemorial credulities, popularly invested this old Manxman with preternatural powers of discernment.