Definition of incredulity in English:

incredulity

Line breaks: in|credu|lity
Pronunciation: /ɪnkrəˈdjuːləti
 
/

noun

[mass noun]
The state of being unwilling or unable to believe something: he stared down the street in incredulity
More example sentences
  • Athlete tests positive, athlete feigns disbelief and incredulity and throws questions in every direction.
  • The expression on her face caught between amusement and utter incredulity.
  • The idea was greeted with incredulity by people questioned by the Today programme near a crash hotspot in north London.
Synonyms
disbelief, incredulousness, lack of belief, unbelief, lack of credence, doubt, doubtfulness, dubiety, dubiousness, lack of conviction; distrust, mistrust, suspicion, questioning, lack of trust, cynicism, scepticism, wariness, chariness

More definitions of incredulity

Definition of incredulity in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day semblance
Pronunciation: ˈsembləns
noun
the outward appearance or apparent form of something…